Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Syagrius intrudens

Syagrius intrudens Waterhlouse, 1903

fern weevil

on ferns

parasite

Larvae bore in the rhizome.

host plants

polyphagous

Asplenium scolopendrium; Dryopteris; Polypodium; Polystichum setiferum; Pteridium aquilinum.

distribution within Europe

Australian species, found at a few point (in gardens) ih the UK.

references

Heijerman (1999b), Read (2017a).

Last modified 18.iii.2023