Macrolabis pilosellae (Binnie, 1877)

on Pilosella

Macrolabis pilosellae on Pilosella officinarum

Pilosella officinarum, Holtingerveld © Ben van As

Macrolabis pilosellae on Pilosella officinarum

detail

gall

Sveral leaves in the centre of the rosette erect, rolled inwards, exteriorly abnormally felty hairy. Larvae gregarious, white or cream when young, pale orange to red when mature; they pupate in the gall.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Pilosella echioides, officinarum.

references

Beguinot (2002e), Buhr (1964b), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonelle (2015a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1992b, 1999a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a).

mod 17.ix.2017