Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Euchromius ocellea

Euchromius ocellea (Haworth, 1811)

necklace veneer

on grasses

Euchromius ocellea imago

Greece, Lefkas, Katouna,12.vi.2018 © Laurens van der Linde

Euchromius ocellea

another specimen, 11.vi.2018

Euchromius ocellea

head

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Sorghum; Zea mays.

Probably the main food is dead plant matter.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

synonyms

Euchromius ocelleus.

references

Fazekas (2011a), Kravchenko, Poltavsky, Segerer, ao (2020a), Lepiforum (2023).

Last modified 16.viii.2023