Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mecinus peterharrisi

Mecinus peterharrisi Toševski & Caldara, 2013

on Linaria


weak swelling in the lower part of a young shoot; the section above the gall becomes stunted. In the gall several weevil larvae or pupae.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, narrowly monophagous

Linaria genistifolia subsp. dalmatica.

larva, pupa

See Gosik ao.


Gosik, Skuhrovec, Caldara & Toševski (2020a), Toševski, Caldara, Jović ao (2013a).

Last modified 28.vii.2021