Cheilosia vernalis (Falén, 1817)
The larvae have been observed as stem borers and, in Tragopogon, in the involucre. The wide variation both in biology and host plant reflects the strong variability of the species,
Asteraceae, broadly oligophagous
distribution within Europe
Reemer, Renema, van Steenis ao (2009a), Speight (2017a), Ståhls, Vujić & Milankov (2008a)..