Cheilosia melanura (Becker, 1894)

on thistles

parasite

The larval biology is unknown, but oviposition has been observed.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Cirsium rivulare, spinosissimum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Doczkal (1998a, 2002a), Speight (2017a).

mod 17.vi.2019