Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Meliboeus granulatus

Meliboeus granulatus (Gory & Laporte de Castelnau, 1839)

on Echinops

parasite

The larvae bore in the stem or root.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Echinops spinosissimus subsp. spinosus, strigosus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Verdugo (2017a), Verdugo & Niehuis (2016a).

Last modified 13.iii.2021