Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mecinus janthiniformis

Mecinus janthiniformis Toševski & Caldara, 2011

on Linaria

gall

About 1 cm long galling in the upper section of the main stem, or the basal part of the flowering lateral shoots.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, narrowly monophagous

Linaria genistifolia & subsp. dalmatica.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Báborská, Majzlan & Košťál (2017a), Caldara & Fogato (2013a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

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