Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ceratapion orientale

Ceratapion orientale (Gerstaecker, 1854)

on Centaurea, Crupina

parasite

Larvae and pupae in the root collar.

host plants

Asteraceae-Centaureinae, narrowly oligophagous

Centaurea benedicta, diffusa, stoebe; Crupina vulgaris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Apion orientale.

references

Balciunas & Korotyaev (2007a), Dieckmann (1977a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 4.ix.2020