Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cheilosia pagana

Cheilosia pagana Meigen, 1822)

parsely cheilosia

on Anthriscus, Heracleum


Oviposition in the root collar. The larva bore in the roots, causing an orange necrosis.

host plants

Apiaceae, oligophagous

Anthriscus sylvestris; Heracleum sphondylium.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Reemer, Renema, van Steenis ao (2009a), Shepard (0000a).

Last modified 7.viii.2020