Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Campiglossa producta

Campiglossa producta (Löw, 1844)

on Asteraceae


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



Bellis perennis, sylvestris; Calendula arvensis; Cichorium intybus; Chondrilla juncea; Crepis paludosa; Hieracium; Hypochaeris glabra, radicata; Lactuca serriola; Leontodon hispidus & subsp. hastilis, saxatilis; Pallenis spinosa; Picris strigosa; Scorzonera; Scorzoneroides autumnalis; Sonchus arvensis; Taraxacum officinale.

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


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

parasitoids, predators

Pteromalus capito.


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


Baugnée (2006a), Bjeliš (2007a), Buhr (1964b, 1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Dirlbeck (1974a), Ebejer (2015a), Houard (1909a), Karimpour (2011a), Klimmek & Baur (2018a), Medianero, Parra, Sánchez & Nieves-Aldrey (2007a), Merz (1992a), Merz & Blasco-Zumeta (1995a), Merz & Kofler (2008a). Mohamadzade Namin & Nozari (2011a, 2015a), Mohamadzade Namin, Nozari & Najarpoor (2010a), Mohamadzade Namin, Nozari & Rasoulian (2010a), Neuenschwander & Freidberg (1983a), Penado, Smit, Franquinho Aguiar, ao (2020a), Smit (2006a, 2010a), Soltanizadeh, Saghaei & Ostovan (2015a), Spooner & Bowdrey (2012a), Tomasi (2012a), Tóth (1969a), White (1988a).

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