Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Hypera arator

Hypera arator (Linnaeus, 1758)

on Dianthus. etc.

parasite

Larvae free on the leaves, buds, and flowers.

host plants

Caryophyllaceae, oligophagous

Agrostemma; Dianthus; Gypsophila; Minuartia; Moenchia; Scleranthus; Silene; Spergula; Spergularia; Stellaria.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Papi (2009a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

Last modified 3.v.2020