Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Metallus lanceolatus larva

Metallus lanceolatus larva

Geum urbanum, Losser, Duivelshof: head and thorax, ventral

Metallus lanceolatus larva

head and thorax, dorsal; the appendix just behind the third leg is a parasitoid egg.

last prolegs and anal ring

The larva is described by Lorenz & Kraus (1957a) and Altenhofer & Pschorn-Walcher (2003a).

Last modified 21.xii.2018