Campiglossa producta (Löw, 1844)

on Asteraceae

gall

larvae in the hardly modified flower heads, feeding on the developing fruits.

hostplants

Asteraceae,oligophagous

Bellis perennis; Chondrilla; Crepis; Hypochaeris radicata; Leontodon hispidus & subsp. hastilis; Picris; Scorzonera; Sonchus arvensis; Taraxacum officinale.

That the species would also live on Artemisia absinthium (Spooner & Bowdrey) is difficult to believe.

synonyms

Paroxyan, Stylia, producta; Oxyna, Stylia, tessellata auct. nec Löw.

notes

the picture and description of the stem gall on Artemisia herba-alba by Medianero ao must refer to a different species.

references

Baugnée (2006a), Bjeliš (2007a), Buhr (1964b, 1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Ebejer (2015a), Houard (1909a), Medianero, Parra, Sánchez & Nieves-Aldrey (2007a), Merz & Kofler (2008a), Smit (2010a), Spooner & Bowdrey (2012a), Tomasi (2012a), Tóth (1969a), White (1988a).

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