Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ophiomyia eucodonus

Ophiomyia eucodonus Hering, 1960

Diptera, Agromyzidae


Aactually a bark miner, but sometimes beginning as a narrow corridor in the leaf, descending towards the petiole. After some time the stem mine sometimes reverses direction and ascends, sometimes into the periole, or next to the midrib, of a low leaf. Pupation within the mine.


Campanulaceae, monophagous

Campanula rapunculoides, trachelium.


Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

distribution within Europe

Germany, Poland, Czechia, Slovakia, France, Spain (Fauna Europaea, 2009).


Buhr (1964a), Černý & Vála (1996a, 1999a), Hering (1960a), Papp & Černý (2015a), Spencer (1964a), von Tschirnhaus (1999a).


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