Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Elachiptera megaspis

Elachiptera megaspis (Loew, 1858)

on Nasturtium officinale

parasite

The larvae bore in the stem; probably only sapropytic.

host plants

Brassicaceae, monophagous

Nasturtium officinale.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Ismay (0000a), Nartshuk (2011b).

Last modified 10.vii.2021