Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Geomyza balachowskyi

Geomyza balachowskyi Mesnil, 1934

on grasses

parasite

The larvae bore in the culm.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Arrhenatherum elatius; Holcus; Hordeum; Lolium perenne; Triticum.

phenology

Hibernation as third-instar larva.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Drake (1993a), Roháček, van Zuijlen & Vonička (2017a).

Last modified 9.iii.2021