Larinus filiformis Petri, 1907
Larvae and pupae solitary in the flower heads. Mature beetles feed at the growing points and at the flower buds in spring.
Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous
distribution within Europe
Bulgaria, Turkey and further to the east.
Gültekin, Cristofaro, Tronci & Smith (2008a, b), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).