Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Gymnetron niloticum

Gymnetron niloticum Kirsch, 1881

on Veronica


Biology unknown.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, monophagous

Veronica anagallis-aquatica.

distribution within Europe

Not mentioned in (PESI, 2019); species from North Africa and the Middle East, but recorded also from Italy, Sicily and Sardinia.


Avgın & Colonnelli (2011a), Benedikt, Borovec, Fremuth ao (2010a), Caldara (2008b), Friedman (2018a).

Last modified 11.v.2020