Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Lema cyanella

Lema cyanella (Linnaeus, 1758)

on Cirsium

parasite

Larv free on the leaves. They are entirely covered by a sticky mantle of frass and secretion. Pupation in a cocoon in the soil.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Cirsium arvense, monpessulanum, vulgare.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

pupa

See Steinhausen (2001b).

synonyms

Lema puncticollis Curtis, 1830.

references

Biondi (1994b), Farina (2015a), Gavrilović & Ćurčić (2013a), Gavrilović, Gavrilović, Ćurči, ao (2014a), Maican & Serafim (2016a), Murria Beltrán (2008b), Petitpierre (1983a), Pozsgai (2005a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2018a), Steinhausen (2001b), Vig (1999a).

Last modified 22.xi.2020