Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ceraleptus gracilicornis

Ceraleptus gracilicornis (Herrich-Schäffer, 1835)

on Medicago, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults at the leaves.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Caragana arborescens; Lotus; Medicago lupulina, sativa; Onobrychis viciifolia; Securigera varia; Trifolium campestre, pratense; Vicia.

Records from Cota tinctoria; Crataegus; Lonicera japonica probably are occasional finds.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Achtziger & Scholze (1997a), Aukema, den Bieman, Lommen, ao (2019a), Baugnée, Dethier, Constant, ao (2000a), Bury, Mazepa, Obszarny, ao (2021a), Diéguez Fernández (2018a), Fernández Ruiz (0000a), Gierlasiński, Kolago, Rutkowski, ao (2018a), Hradil, Boščík, Rada & Kment (2017a), Raber (2020a), Rada (2017a).

Last modified 24.iii.2022