Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Orchestes sparsus

Orchestes sparsus FĂ„hraeus, 1843

mine

Undescribed?

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus ilex.

Also on deciduous oaks.

distribution within Europe

Southern and eastern Europe. Contrary to what is indicated by the Fauna Europaea, the species is known neither from Germany nor from the UK (Duff, 2008a; Rheinheimer & Hassler, 2010a).

synonyms

Rhynchaenus sparsus.

references

Caillol (1954a), Duff (2008a), Hering (1930a, 1957a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Tomov & Dimitrov (2007a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 25.ix.2020