Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Campiglossa producta

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).

Last modified 14.viii.2018