Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chamaesphecia dumonti

Chamaesphecia dumonti Le Cerf, 1922

on Stachys


The larva bores in the lower part of the stem and in the root crown.

host plants

Lamiaceae, narrowly monophagous

Stachys atherocalyx, cretica subsp. bulgarica, plumosa, recta.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


Chamaesphecia similis Laštůvka, 1983.


Ebert (ed., 1997a), Garrevoet, Garrevoet & Özbek (2007a), Kolbeck & Loos (1995a), Laštůvka & Laštůvka (2001a), Pühringer & Kallies (2004a).

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