Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Marmaropus besseri

Marmaropus besseri Gyllenhal, 1837

on Rumex


Larvae and pupae in the basal part of the stem and in the root collar.

host plants

Polygonaceae, narrowly monophagous

Rumex acetosa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Behne (1987a), Cmoluch & Łętowski (1987a), Dieckmann (1972a), Lorenz (1997a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 22.ix.2020