Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Oreina caerulea

Oreina caerulea (Olivier, 1790)

on Centaurea, Cyanus

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly oligophagous

Centaurea debeauxii, jacea, nemoralis, scabiosa; Cyanus montanus.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva

See Hennig.

synonyms

Oreina coerulea; Chrysochloa rugulosa (Suffrian, 1852).

references

Bahillo de la Puebla & Román (2009a), Gauckler (1953a), Hennig (1938a), Ilie & Marinescu (2012a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Ugarte San Vicente (2005a).

Last modified 22.vii.2020