Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Nemonyx lepturoides

Nemonyx lepturoides (Fabricius, 1801)

on Consolida


Thr larvae live in the fruits, eating the seeds; pupation in the soil. The adults live in the flowers, eating the anthers and drinking the nectar.

host plants

Ranunculaceae, monophagous

Consolida regalis & subsp. paniculata.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Behne (1987a), Dieckmann (1974a), G√łnget (2003a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

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