Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acanthiophilus walkeri

Acanthiophilus walkeri Wollaston, 1858

on Carduus, etc.

parasite

Larvae in the capitula.

host plants

Asteraceae, ? oligophagous

Carduus ? pycnocephalus, squarrosus; ? Galactites tomentosus.

distribution within Europe

Canary Islands, Madeira.

references

Mierz (1992a), Morgulis, Freidberg & Dorchin (2015a), Penado, Smit, Franquinho Aguiar, ao (2020a), Smit (2006a).

Last modified 15.x.2020