Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Meliboeus graminis

Meliboeus graminis (Illiger, 1803)

on Artemisia, etc.

parasite

The larvae bore in the rhizomes.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Artemisia absinthium, arborescens, campestris & subsp. glutinosa; Centaurea aspera, jacea, nigra; Helichrysum italicum, stoechas.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2021).

references

Panin, Săvulecu & Ruicănescu (2015a), Sakalian (2003a), Verdugo Páez (2002a).

Last modified 4.iii.2021