Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acentrotypus brunnipes

Acentrotypus brunnipes (Boheman, 1839)

onFilago, Gnaphalium, Laphangium


swelling of the stem or the axis of the inflorescence; inside a weevil larva or pupa.

host plants

Asteraceae-Astereae, narrowly oligophagous

Filago gallica, germanica, minima; Gnaphalium sylvaticum; Laphangium luteoalbum.

A reference to Anthemis arvensis and Cota tinctoria by Tomasi (2014a) does badly fit in this picture.


Apion, Taphrotopium, brunnipes.


Buhr (1964a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1977a), Ehret (1990a), Houard (1909a [“brunneipes”]), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Tempère & Péricart (1989a), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 24.xi.2023