Larinus pollinis (Laicharting, 1781)

on Carlina

gall

The larva feeds and pupates in a large space in the receptacle. Nothing is said about galling.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Carlina acanthifolia, acaulis, vulgaris.

synonyms

Larinus brevis Herbst, 1795.

references

Buhr (1964a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

mod 23.viii.2018