Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ommatissus binotatus

Ommatissus binotatus Fieber, 1876

on Chamaerops

parasite

Oviposition in the underside of the leaves. Larvae and imagines freely on the leaves. The larvae produces large quantities of honeydew.

host plants

Arecaceae, monophagous

Chamaerops humilis.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as egg.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

larva

see Guglielmino.

references

Guglielmino (1997a), Huertas Dionsio (2007a).

Last modified 1.iv.2021