Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Monochroa palustrella

Monochroa palustrella (Douglas, 1850)

wainscot neb

on dock

parasite

The larvae lives as a borer in the rhizome, stem and petioles.

host plants

Polygonaceae, monophagous

Rumex crispus, hydrolapathum.

phenology

Larvae in April-June.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

See Bland ao.

references

Bland, Corley, Emmet ao (2002a), Huisman, Koster, van Nieukerken & Ellis (2007a), Kaitila 1996a), Sinev & Shapoval (2015a), Wegner, Kayser & van Loh (2007a).

Last modified 24.iii.2021