Mecinus simus (Mulsant & Rey, 1859)

on Plantago

parasite

Larvae in the flower heads.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, monophagous

Plantago afra, arenaria, “psyllium”, sempervirens.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Caldara & Fogato (2013a), Mifsud & Colonnelli (2010a) , Winkelmann (2017a).

mod 17.v.2019