Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Myopites longirostris

Myopites longirostris (Loew, 1846)

on Limbarda, Pulicaria


Insufficiently known species. Most citations, including from the UK, have turned out misidentifications.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly oligophagous

? Limbarda crithmoides; ? Pulicaria dysenterica.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Ebejer (2015a), Niblett (1940a), Roskam (2019a), White (1988a).

Last modified 19.iii.2020