Phtheochroa ecballiella Huemer, 1990

on squirting cucumber

parasite

“Reared” from the plant mentioned; probably the larvae feed on the flowers or bore in the fruits.

host plants

Cucurbitaceae, monophagous

Ecballium elaterium.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Huemer (1990a).

mod 12.ix.2019