Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Megophthalmus scanicus

Megophthalmus scanicus (Fallén, 1906)

on herbaceous Fabaceae


Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Lotus corniculatus; Medicago; Trifolium arvense.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Gillerfors (2009a), Malenovský, Baňař & Kment (2011a), Malenkovský & Lauterer (2012a), Mazzoni (2005a), Mühlethaler, Holzinger, Nickel & Wachmann (2018a), Nickel & Niedringhaus (2009a), Söderman (2007a), Swierczewski (2007a).

Last modified 24.ii.2021