Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cheilosia lasiopa

Cheilosia lasiopa (Kowarz, 1885)

on plantain


Eggs mostly depositarily, at the upper side of a leaf, near the base. The larva bores in the rootstock, finally pupates in the soil.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, monophagous

Plantago lanceolata, major.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


See Stuke & Carstensen


Reemer, Renema, van Steenis ao (2009a), Speight (2017a), Stuke & Carstensen (2000a) .

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