Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Macrosteles ossiannilssoni

Macrosteles ossiannilssoni Lindberg, 1954

on Rhynchospora (etc.?)

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Cyperaceae, ? monophagous

? Carex; ? Juncus; Rhynchospora alba.

phenology

Univoltine of bivoltine; hibernation as egg.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Aguín-Pombo & Freitas (2008a), Bückle (2005a), Mühlethaler, Holzinger, Nickel & Wachmann (2018a), Nickel & Gärtner (2009a), Nickel & Niedringhaus (2009a), Seljak (2004a), Söderman (2007a), Trolle & Ketil (1994a), Walczak (2011b).

Last modified 22.i.2021