Ceratapion armatum (Gerst├Ącker, 1854)

on Centaurea

parasite

The biology is not known.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Centaurea jacea & subsp. gaudinii, nigra, pectinata, scabiosa.

References to Carlina vulgaris; Echinops ritro probably apply to adult feeding.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Apion armatum.

references

Cunev (2013a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1977a), Ehret (1990a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

mod 4.v.2019