Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Capsus ater

Capsus ater (Linnaeus, 1758)

on grassses, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults at the base of the culms.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Aegilops neglecta; Agropyron; Alopecurus pratensis; Avena; Calamagrostis; Dactylis; Elytrigia repens; Holcus lanatus; Lolium perenne; Phleum pratense; Schedonorus pratensis.

Also reported from Achillea arabica; Melilotus officinalis; Mentha suaveolens; Papaver rhoeas; Salvia verticillata.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2022).

references

Aukema, Chérot, Viskens & Bruers (2014a), Biurrun Aramayo & Herrera Mesa (1985a), Dioli (1980a, 1995a, 1997a), Fernández Ruiz (0000a), Yazıcı & Yıldırım (2017a).

Last modified 30.iii.2022