Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Byrsinus flavicornis

Byrsinus flavicornis (Fabricius, 1794)

on Erodium

parasite

Larvae and adults at the roots.

host plants

Geraniaceae, monophagous

Erodium cicutarium.

However, according to Lis rather grass roots Corynephorus canescens; Koeleria glauca.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

synonyms

Aethus flavicornis.

references

Aukema, Heijerman & Kalkman (2016a), Lis (1989a).

Last modified 9.iv.2022