Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cerodontha capitata

Cerodontha capitata (Zetterstedt, 1848)

mine

Probably a stem borer; pupation in the base (Papp & Černý). The larva is not known

host plants

Juncaceae, monophagous

Juncus effusus.

BENELUX

BE recorded (PESI, 2017).

NE recorded (de Meijere, 1924a, 1939a).

LUX not recorded (PESI, 2017).

distribution within Europe

from Ireland to Hungary and Serbia, and from Sweden to Spain (Papp & Černý)..

synonyms

Dizygomyza capitata.

notes

Belongs tot the subgenus Icteromyza (Nowakowski, 1973a).

references

Andersen (2012a), Beuk (2002a), Černý (2001a), Černý, Andrade, Gonçalves & von Tschirnhaus (2018a), Černý, Barták & Roháček (2004a), Cerny & Merz (2006a), Černý & Vála (1999a), Černý, Vála & Barták (2001a), Hering (1955b, 1956a), de Meijere (1924a, 1939a), Nowakowsi (1973a, 1976b), Pakalniškis (1986a), Papp & Černý (2016a), Robbins (1991a), Spencer (1972a), Starke (1942a), Starý (1930a), Süss (1982a), von Tschirnhaus (1999a), Vála & Rohacek (1983a).

Last modified 15.xii.2018