Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Megastigmus suspectus

Megastigmus suspectus Borries, 1895

fir seed chalcid

on Abies


Larvae bore in the seeds.

host plants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Abies alba cephalonica, concolor, grandis, nephrolepis, nordmanniana & subsp. equi-trojani, pinsapo, sibirica.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).


Hoffmeyer (1929a), O’Connor (2003a), Roques & SkrzypczyƄska (2003a), SkrzypczyƄska (1978a).

Last modified 21.iii.2021