Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Piesma capitatum

Piesma capitatum (Wolff, 1804)

on Chenopodium, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults at the leaves.

host plants

Chenopodiaceae, oligophagous

Chenopodiastrum hybridum; Chenopodium album; Lipandra polysperma.

Rarely Ballota nigra; Spergula; Verbascum.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva

see Heiss & Péricard.

references

Heiss & Péricard (1983a).

Last modified 31.xii.2021