Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Gymnetron stimulosum

Gymnetron stimulosum (Germar, 1821)

on ? Plantago, Veronica


Biology of the larva unknown.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, ? monophagous

Veronica arvensis, triphyllos.

A record from Plantago lanceolata is less probable.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Behne (1987a [“Gymnaetron”]), Caldara (2008b), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 24.ix.2020