Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Homoeosoma sinuella

Homoeosoma sinuella (Fabricius, 1793)

twin-barred knot-horn

on Plantago

parasite

The larva bores in the rhizome; there also the hibernation and pupation.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, monophagous

Plantago lanceolata, ? maritima.

? Also Chenopodium.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Vegliante & Zilli (2007a), Wegner (2010a).

Last modified 12.iv.2021