Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ophiola cornicula

Ophiola cornicula (Marshall, 1866)

on Calluna, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Ericaceae, oligophagous

Calluna vulgaris; Rhododendron tomentosum; Vaccinium uliginosum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Scleroracus corniculus.

references

Malenovský, Kment & Sychra (2014a), Mühlethaler, Holzinger, Nickel & Wachmann (2018a), Söderman (2007a), Sushko & Borodin (2009a).

Last modified 30.i.2021