Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Lasioptera buhri

Lasioptera buhri Möhn, 1968

on herbs


In the stem a black mass of fungal matter, in which lives a group of orange-red larvae.

host plants


Campanula trachelium; Crepis biennis; Hieracium murorum; Lactuca muralis; Lapsana communis; Melilotus officinalis; Picris hieracioides; Tragopogon pratensis.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).


Gagé & Jaschhof (2014a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 62, 87. 131, 132, 147), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

Last modified 25.ix.2021