Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ophiola russeola

Ophiola russeola (Fallén, 1826)

on Calluna, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Ericaceae, oligophagous

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi; Calluna vulgaris; Erica carnea; Vaccinium oxycoccos.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernaton as egg.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Scleroracus russeolus.

references

van Klink, den Bieman, Funke ao (2019a), Malenovský, Kment & Sychra (2014a), Mühlethaler, Holzinger, Nickel & Wachmann (2018a), Nickel & Niedringhaus (2009a), Söderman (2007a).

Last modified 30.i.2021