Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Psylliodes chalcomera

Psylliodes chalcomera (Illiger, 1807)

on Carduus, etc.

parasite

Larvae bore in the buds; adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Carduus acanthoides. crispus, nutans, pycnocephalus; Centaurea; Cirsium; Onopordum acanthium; Onopordum.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Aslan & Gök (2006a), Aslan, Gök, Gürbüz & Ayvaz (2009a), Bukejs (2009g), Bukejs, Tamutis, Ferenca & Alekseev (2012a), Cox (1998a), Gavrilović & Ćurčić (2013a), Ouda, Čížek & Boža (2013a), Petitpierre, Bastazo & Blasco-Zumeta (2000a), Petitpierre, Jurado-Rivera & Sacarés (2007a), Petitpierre, Sacarés & Jurado-Rivera (2017a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Rozner & Rozner (2014a).

Last modified 11.ix.2020