Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Agonoscena succincta

Agonoscena succincta (Heeger, 1856)

on Ruta


The larvae and imagines free at the undersides of the leaves.

host plants

Rutaceae, monophagous

Ruta chalepensis, divaricata, graveolens.


2-3 Generations; hibernation as 2nd or 3rd instar larva on the host plant.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


den Bieman & Hoekstra (2021a), Conci, Rapisarda & Tamanini (1992a), Halperin, Hodkinson, Russell & Berlinger (1982a), Hodkinson (2009a), Hodkinson & Hollis (1981a), Seljak (2006a, 2020a), Spodek, Burckhardt & Freidberg (2017a).

Last modified 12.iii.2021