Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Monochroa tenebrella

Monochroa tenebrella (Hübner, 1817)

common plain neb

on sorrel

parasite

The larvae bore in the rhizome.

host plants

Polygonaceae, monophagous

Rumex acetosa, acetosella, crispus.

Bland ao exclusively mention R. acetosella.

phenology

The larva hibernates in the rhizome.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Baldizzone (2008a), Bland, Corley, Emmet ao (2002a), Elsner, Huemer & Tokár (1999a), Huemer (2012a), Huisman, Koster, Muus & van Nieukerken (2013a), Huisman, Koster, van Nieukerken & Ulenberg (2004a), Kaitila 1996a).

Last modified 5.ii.2020