Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Euzophera osseatella

Euzophera osseatella (Treitschke, 1832)

potato knot-horn, egg-plant stem borer

on Solanum, etc.

parasite

Larvae bore in stems and roots.

host plants

Solanaceae, oligophagous

Capsicum annuum; Lycopersicon esculentum; Solanum melongena, tuberosum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Rivnay (1966a), Ylla, MaciĆ  & Huertas-Dionisio (2015a).

Last modified 10.iii.2020