Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dimorphopterus spinolae

Dimorphopterus spinolae (Signoret, 1857)

on Calamagrostis, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults mainly at the feet of the stems.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Ammophila arenaria; Calamagrostis epigeios; Leymus angustus, arenarius.

Less frequently Achnatherum splendens; Melica nutans; Phalaroides arundinacea; ? Phragmites australis.Lodos ao mention Juncus and, improblaby, Sinapis.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2022).

synonyms

Dimorphopterus spinolai.

references

Aukema, Martens, Klunder & Prijs (2017a), Lodos, Önder, Pehlivan, ao (1999a), Malenovský, Baňař & Kment (2011a), Péricart (1998a), Viskens, Bruers & Aukema (2012a).

Last modified 9.iv.2022