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.

larva, pupa

See Gosik ao.

references

Benedikt, Borovec, Fremuth ao (2010a), Buhr (1964a), Caldara & Fogato (2013a), Cunev (2013a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Delbol (2013a), Gosik, Skuhrovec, Caldara & Toševski (2020a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Talamelli (1995a), Toševski, Caldara, Jović ao (2013a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

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