Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mecinus heydeni

Mecinus heydeni Wencker, 1866

on Linaria

Mecinus heydeni: vacated gall on Linaria vulgaris

Linaria vulgaris © CABI-Communications: vacated galls

gall

de larvae tunnel, often in number, in the stem, causing a weak swelling. Pupation in the tunnel.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, narrowly monophagous

Linaria biebersteinii subsp. ruthenica, genistifolia, vulgaris.

references

Benedikt, Borovec, Fremuth ao (2010a), Buhr (1964a), Caldara & Fogato (2013a), Cunev (2013a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Delbol (2013a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Talamelli (1995a), Toševski, Caldara, Jović ao (2013a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

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