Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Meliboeus violaceus

Meliboeus violaceus Kiesenwetter, 1837

on distels

parasite

The larvae bore in the branches.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Carduus; Onopordum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2021).

references

Sakalian (2003a), Volkovitsh (2004a).

Last modified 4.iii.2021