Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coniatus wenckeri

Coniatus wenckeri Capiomont, 1868

on Myricaria


Larvae and adults free on the plant, feeding on buds and leaves. Pupation in a globular, yellowish white, reticulate cocoon among the twigs.

host plants

Tamaricaceae, monophagous

Myricaria germanica.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Green, black pinacula; see Dieckmann.


Dieckmann (1989b), Germann (2017a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

Last modified 23.x.2020