Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Agapanthia cardui

Agapanthia cardui (Linnaeus, 1767)

on thistles, etc.

parasite

Larvae bore in the stem.

host plants

poklyphagous

Artemisia; ? Asphodelus; Carduus; Carthamus; Chrysanthemum; Cirsium; Dipsacus; Eupatorium; Heracleum; ? Knautia; Leucanthemum vulgare; Melilotus; Salvia; Scolymus; Senecio;Tanacetum; Urtica;Valeriana.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

synonyms

Agapanthia pannonica Kratochvíl, 1985.

references

Chmurova, Mendel, Potts & Barclay (2018a), Hellrigl (2010c), Hidalgo-Fontiveros (2010a), La Mantia, Bellavista, Giardina & Sparacio (2010a), Sláma (1998a), Vitali (2018a).

Last modified 26.ix.2021