Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Heterotoma merioptera

Heterotoma merioptera (Scopoli, 1763)

parasite

Larvae and adults at the leaves, zoophytophagous.

host plants

polyphagous

Acer campestre; Crataegus; Elaeagnus; Eupatorium cannabinum; Genista; Malus domestica; Origanum vulgare; Pistacia terebinthus; Prunus avium; Quercus; Rhododendron; Rosa; Rubus; Salix; Thymus; Ulmus; Urtica; Vaccinium myrtillus; Vitis vinifera.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

synonyms

Heterotoma meriopterum.

references

Gravestein (1978a), Kment & Bryja (2006a), Morkel (2010a).

Last modified 5.i.2022