Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Leiosoma cribrum

Leiosoma cribrum (Gyllenhal, 1834)

on Viola

parasite

Larvae probably bore in the base of the stem.

host plants

Violaceae, monophagous

Viola reichenbachiana.

References to Ficaria verna; Rhododendron hirsutum probably apply to feeding by adult beetles.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Lempereur & Delbol (2015a), Pedroni (2018a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a) Talamelli (1997a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 4.iv.2021