Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Larinus curtus

Larinus curtus Hochhuth, 1851

on Centaurea

parasite

Larvae and pupae in the flower heads; the larvae feed on the developing fruits.

host plants

Asterceae, monophagous

Centaurea solstitialis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Avgın & Colonnelli (2011a), Fornasari & Turner (1995a), Hoebeke & Spichiger (2016a).

Last modified 12.v.2020