Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mecinus latiusculus

Mecinus latiusculus (Jacquelin du Val, 1855)

on Plantago

parasite

Larvae feed on fruits.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, monophagous

Plantago sempervirens.

Adults have also been seen feeding on Plantago arenaria.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Avgın & Colonnelli (2011a), Caldara & Fogato (2013a).

Last modified 11.v.2020