Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ametastegia tenera

Ametastegia tenera (Fallén, 1808)

on Rumex

parasite

Larvae free on the leaves. In preparation of the pupation they bore into a randomly chosen plant stem.

host plants

Polygonaceae, monophagous

Rumex.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Beneš & Holuša (2015a), Benson (1961a), Haris (2018a), Hoop (1983a), Macek (2012c), Taeger, Altenhofer, Blank, ao (1998a).

Last modified 24.iv.2020