Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Odontothrips melioti

Odontothrips melioti Priesner, 1951

on Melilotus, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults in the flowers; pupation in the soil.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Lotus ornithopodioides, Medicago arborea, marina; Melilotus albus, officialis.

Adults also Linum usitatissimum; Mentha x piperita; Vincetoxicum hirundinaria.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Collins (2006a), Degabriele, Cavalleri, Goldarazena & Mifsud (2023a), Hurej, Kucharczyk, Twardowski & Kotecki (2017a), Karadjova & Krumov (2015a), Mound, Morison, Pitkin & Palmer (1976a), Ressl (1967a), Schliephake (1965a), Stanisławek & Kucharczyk (2010a), zur Strassen (1993a), Thrips of the British Isles (2020), Ulitzka (2013a), Vasiliu-Oromulu (1998a, 2002a).

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