Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Megastigmus aculeatus

Megastigmus aculeatus (Swederus, 1795)

rose hip chalcidoid wasp, rose seed wasp

on Rosa

parasite

Larvae in the seeds.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Rosa “alpina”, arvensis, beggeriana, blanda, canina, “collina”, davurica, gallica, glauca, “glutinosa”, majalis, marginata, mollis, montana, multiflora, pendulina, pouzinii, rubiginosa, rugosa, spinosissima, turkestanica, villosa.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

larva

see Nieves-Aldrey ao

references

Nieves-Aldrey, Hernández Nieves & Gómez (2008a), Popescu (2006a), Roques & Skrzypczyńska (2003a).

Last modified 21.iii.2021