Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Macrosteles sardus

Macrosteles sardus Ribaut, 1948

on Epilobium

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Onagraceae, monophagous

Epilobium hirsutum.

phenology

Bivoltine; hibernation as egg.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

den Bieman & de Haas (2019a), van Klink, den Bieman, Funke ao (2019a), Malenkovský & Lauterer (2012a), Mühlethaler, Holzinger, Nickel & Wachmann (2018a), Seljak (2004a).

Last modified 16.i.2021