Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Endothenia oblongana

Endothenia oblongana (Haworth, 1811)

downland marble

on Plantago (etc.?)

parasite

The larvae bore in the rootstock.

host plants

polyphagous?

Knautia arvensis; Plantago lanceolata.

Records from other plants, especially when it implies references to flower heads, need further scrutiny: Centaurea jacea, nigra; Cirsium oleraceum, palustre; Dipsacus fullonum; Galeopsis; Odontites vernus, vulgaris; Pedicularis; Scabiosa; Stachys officinalis; Succisa; Verbascum thapsus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

See Swatschek (1958a).

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Olethreutes oblongana.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Heckford (2010a), Koster & van Nieukerken (1998a), Laasonen & Laasonen (1995a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Swatschek (1958a).

Last modified 29.ii.2020