Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Hypera conmaculata

Hypera conmaculata (Herbst, 1795)

on Apiaceae

parasite

Larvae free on the plants. Pupstion in a yellowish reticulate cocoon between the leaves.

host plants

Apiaceae, oligophagous

Aegopodium podagraria; Apium; Crithmum maritimum; Daucus carota; Helosciadium inundatum, nodiflorum; Oenanthe aquatica, crocata; Peucedanum palustre.

Occasionally found also on Bidens cernuus, tripartitus (Asteraceae).

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva

Body dirty yellowish white, with a narrow yellowish green lateral line; hairs short, dark, on black pinacula; head and stigmata black.

synonyms

Hypera adspersa (Fabricius, 1792).

references

Dieckmann (1989b), Forbicioni, Abbazzi, Bellò ao (2019a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Skuhrovec (2005a), Talamelli (1995a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 24.x.2020