Napomyza elegans (Meigen, 1830)

on Valeriana

parasite

The larva probably lives in the roots; Spencer (1996d) even mentions the possibility of root galls.

hostplants

Valerianaceae, monophagous

Valeriana excelsa subsp. sambucifolia, officinalis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).

references

Andersen (2013a), Andersen & Jonassen (1994a), De Bruyn & von Tschirnhaus (1991a), Černý (2001a), Černý & Merz (2007a), Černý & Vála (1996a), Cikman & Civelek (2005a), Ci̇velek, Çikman & Dursun (2008a), de Meijere (1924a, 1939a), Scheirs, De Bruyn & von Tschirnhaus (1999a), Spencer (1966d, 1972a, 1976a), Süss (1982a), von Tschirnhaus (1999a), van der Wulp (1871a), Zlobin (1986b).

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