Chaetostomella cylindrica (Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830)

on Asteraceae

gall

the larvae develop in the capitula.

hostplants

Asteraceae, Carduaeae, narrowly
oligophagous

Arctium tomentosum; Carduus acanthoides, nutans, pycnocephalus; Centaurea calcitrapa, debeauxii, jacea, nigra, phrygia subsp. pseudophrygia, scabiosa, solstitialis; Cirsium acaulon, arvense, eriophorum, helenioides, oleraceum, palustre, tuberosum; Crupina vulgaris; Cyanus montanus, segetum; Jurinea mollis; Onopordon acanthium; Serratula tinctoria.

notes

probably cylindrica is complex of specialised forms or even species (Knio a.o.).

references

Baugnée (2006a), Bjeliš (2007a), Khaghaninia, Gharajedaghi, Zarghani &a Pour Abad (2012a), Knio, White & Al-Zein (2007a), Lutovinovas (2014a), Merz & Kofler (2008a), Smit (2010a), Tóth (1969a), White (1988a).

mod 14.viii.2018