Cheilosia cynocephala Loew, 1840

musk-thistle cheilosia

on thistles

parasite

Badly known species; the larva would live in the top part of the stems.

host plants

Asreraceae-Carduinae, narrowly oligophagous

Carduus crispus, nutans; ? Cirsium arvense.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Reemer, Renema, van Steenis ao (2009a), Rotheray (1988a), Speight (2017a).

mod 18.vi.2019