Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mecinus crassifemur

Mecinus crassifemur (Arzanov, 1991)

on Plantago


Biology unknown, probably comparable to that of the related Mecinus pascuorum.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, monophagous

Plantago atrata.

distribution within Europe

Bosnia and Herzegovina and further to the east.


Caldara & Fogato (2013a).

Last modified 16.v.2019