Mecinus pascuorum (Gyllenhal, 1813)

on Plantago

parasite

The larvae feed on the seeds in the ripening fruits.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, monophagous

Plantago lanceolata.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Colonnelli, Osella & Cornacchia (2011a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

mod 10.iii.2019