Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coniatus wenckeri

Coniatus wenckeri Capiomont, 1868

on Myricaria

parasite

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).

larva

Green, black pinacula; see Dieckmann.

references

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

Last modified 23.x.2020