Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Monostegia nigra

Monostegia nigra (Konow, 1896)

on Lysimachia

parasite

Larvae free on the leaves

host plants

Primulaceae, monophagous

Lysimachia nummularia, punctata, vulgaris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva

Monostegia larvae

Comparision of the larvae of Monostegia nigra (left) and M. abdominalis (right) © Tineke Cramer (from Mol, 2015a).

references

Macek (2012c), Mol (2015a), Mol & Blommers (2017a), Pschorn-Walcher & Altenhofer (2000a, 2006a), Taeger, Altenhofer, Blank, ao (1998a).

Last modified 26.iv.2020