Larinus cynarae (Fabricius, 1787)

on Cynara, Onopordum

parasite

Larvae and pupae in the flower heads.

host plants

Asteraceae-Carduinae, narrowly oligophagous

Cynara cardunculus, humilis; Onopordum illyricum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

notes

Long confused with Larinus latus; cf Michalakis ao.

references

Michalakis, Briese & Sheppard (1992a), Mifsud & Colonnelli (2010a), Olivieri, Singer, Magalhães ao (2008a), Sanz Benito, García-Ocejo Izquierdo & de los Mozos Pascua (1996a).

mod 15.v.2019