Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Allantus viennensis

Allantus viennensis (von Paula Schrank, 1881)

on Rosa

Allantus viennensis on Rosa spec.

Rosa spec., Belgium, Gent, Sint-Denijs-Westrem, © Marina Dhondt

Allantus viennensis: larva on Rosa canina

Rosa canina, Belgium, prov. Hainaut, Bailièvre, 25.viii.2017 © Stéphane Claerebout

Allantus viennensis: larva on Rosa canina

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Larvae free on the leaves.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Rosa canina, gallica, glauca, pendulina, rubiginosa, rugosa, spinosissima.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


See under Apethymus apicalis for the difference between the two larvae.


Hoop (1993a), Liston, Jacobs & Prous (2015a), Macek (2012c), Magis (1999a), Pschorn-Walcher & Altenhofer (2000a), Stritt (1952a), Taeger, Altenhofer, Blank, ao (1998a).

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