Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhodocyrtus cribripennis

Rhodocyrtus cribripennis (Desbrochers des Loges, 1869)

olive fruit curculio

on Fraxinus, Olea, Phillyrea

parasite

Up to some twenty larvae, whitish, curved, 1 mm large typical weevil larvae, bore in endocarp.

host plants

Oleaceae, oligophagous

Fraxinus; Jasminum officinale; Olea europaea; Phillyrea angustifolia, latifoloa.

? Also Juniperus phoenicea; Quercus pubescens (Osella & Magnano).

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Notocyrtus, Rhynchites, cribripennis.

references

Athanasíou & Zárpas (0000a), Colonnelli, Osella & Cornacchia (2011a), Legalov & Friedman (2007a), Osella & Magnano (0000a).

Last modified 13.xii.2021