Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Platythrips tunicatus

Platythrips tunicatus (Haliday, 1852)

on Galium


Larvae and adults hidden between the leaves nd flowers.

host plants

Rubiaceae, monophagous

Galium mollugo, saxatile.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Maroto & Berzosa (2001a), Mound, Morison, Pitkin & Palmer (1976a), zur Strassen (1993a), Thrips of the British Isles (2020).

Last modified 15.viii.2020