Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mecinus circulatus

Mecinus circulatus (Marsham, 1802)

on Plantago

parasite

Larval bore in the peduncle, that becomes irregularly malformed.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, monofaag

Plantago afra arenaria, coronopus, lanceolata, sempervirens, subulata.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva, pupa

See Gosik ao.

references

Abbazzi, Bartolozzi, Crudele & Sforzi (2003a), Benedikt, Borovec, Fremuth ao (2010a), Caldara & Fogato (2013a), Compte (1981a), García (2009a), Garrigue & Gourvès (2004a), Gosik, Skuhrovec, Caldara & Toševski (2020a), Košťál (2015a), Mifsud & Colonnelli (2010a), Papi (2009a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 28.vii.2021