Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Merodon eques

Merodon eques (Fabricius, 1805)

on Narcissus


The larva lives in the bulbs.

host plants

Amaryllidaceae, ? monophagous

Narcissus tazetta.

Vab Eck also had in indication of Drimia maritima (Asparagaceae).

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


van Eck (2016a), Hurkmans & de Goffau (1995a), Ricarte, Souba-Dols, Hauser & Marcos-GarcĂ­a (2017a), Speight (2017a).

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