Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Zinia veronicae

Zinia veronicae Shaposhnikov, 1950

on Veronica


Aterae ± 2 mm, pale green, with a dark grey slightly shiny dorsal abdominal sclerotic shield, black antennae and siphunculi and dark grey head and eyes; at the roots.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, monophagous


distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Blackman & Eastop (2020), Hellrigl (2004a).

Last modified 20.v.2020