Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Strophosoma erinaceus

Strophosoma erinaceus Chevrolat, 1865

on shrubs

parasite

Larvae free at the roots.

host plants

polyphagous

Cistus laurifolius; Cytisus balansae; Genista cinerascens.

Possibly this applied to feeding by the adults, rather than the larvae!

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Compte (1981a), Velázquez de Castro, Alonso Zarazaga & Outerelo (1990a).

Last modified 17.ix.2020