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

Formasari & Turner (1995a), Hoebeke & Spichiger (2016a).

mod 3.v.2019