Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mesophleps oxycedrella

Mesophleps oxycedrella (Millière, 1871)

on Juniperus

parasite

Larvae in the cones, feeding on the seeds.

host plants

Cpuressceae, monophagous

Juniperus oxycedrus & subsp. macrocarpa, phoenicea.

phenology

Hibernation as larva in the come.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Huertas Dionisio (2007a), Li & Sattler (2012a), Requena (2009a), Ribes Escolà & Askew (2009a), Roques, Markalas, Raoux ao (1999a).

Last modified 28.i.2020