Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pseudopachychaeta ruficeps

Pseudopachychaeta ruficeps (Zetterstedt, 1838)

on Eriophorum

parasite

Up to 4 tot 6 larvae bore in the inflorescence.

host plants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

Eriophorum angustifolium, latifolium, vaginatum.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

synonyms

Lasiosina ruficeps.

references

Brunberg Nielsen (2015a), Ismay (0000a), Nartshuk (2003a), Nartshuk & Pakalniškis (2004a), Nartshuk, Polevoi & Przhiboro (2020a).

Last modified 7.viii.2021