Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cheilosia lenis

Cheilosia lenis Becker, 1894

on schaduwkruiskruid


Eggs are deposited one by one at the base of a leaf; the larva bores in the stem.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Senecio ovatus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Cheilosia omissa Becker, 1894.


Doczkal (1998a), Reemer, Renema, van Steenis ao (2009a), Speight (2017a).

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