Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mayetiola bromi

Mayetiola bromi (Hammerschmidt, 1834)

on Bromus s.l.


Larvae live in the slight swellings under the sheath of the first and second leaf just above a node.

host plants

Poaceae, narrowly oligophagous

Anisantha tectorum; Bromus secalinus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).


Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 56).

Last modified 14.ix.2021