Mecinus sicardi Hustache, 1920

on Antirrhinum


considerable swelling of the root crown (not the stem, as is written by Dauphin & Aniotsbehere); pupation in the gall.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, monophagous

Antirrhinum latifolium.

Record of Antirrhinum majus are doubted by Caldara & Fogato.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Caillol (1954a), Caldara & Fogato (2013a), Dauhin & Aniotsbehre (1997a), Hoffmann (1958a).

mod 17.v.2019