Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Megalocoleus delicatus

Megalocoleus delicatus (Perris, 1857)

parasite

Larvae and adults at the leaves.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Anthemis; Bombycilaena erecta; Filago ? germanica; Laphangium luteoalbum.

Rarely Tuberaria guttata (Cistaceae).

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

synonyms

Megalocoleus signoreti (Reuter, 1879); Amblytylus delicatulus (Perris, 1857); A. luridus Hoberlandt 1961; A. scutellaris Horváth 1905 (cf Matocq & Pluot-Sigwalt).

synonyms

references

Matocq (2004a), Matocq & Pluot-Sigwalt (2012a), Wagner (1955a).

Last modified 9.iii.2022