Omphalapion dispar (Germar, 1817)

on Anthemis etc.


Larvae and pupae in the capitula.

host plants

Asteraceae-Anthemideae, oligophagous

Anthemis arvensis, cotula, cretica; Cota tinctoria; Matricaria; Tripleurospermum inodorum.

Only rarely on Matricaria s.str.
A reference by Delbol to Hieracium umbellatum does not fit well in this picture.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Apion dispar.


Delbol (2013a), Dieckman (1977a}. Ehret (1990a), Mifsud & Colonnelli (2010a), Podlussány (1986a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

mod 15.v.2019