Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Bactra simpliciana

Bactra simpliciana Chrétien, 1915

on Cyperus

parasite

The larva bores in the stem; there also the pupation.

host plants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

Cyperus capitatus, conglomeratus.

distribution within Europe

Corsica, Spain.

references

Gastón, Revilla & Vives Moreno (2018a), Nel & Varenne (2015a).

Last modified 18.vii.2021