Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chaetorellia loricata

Chaetorellia loricata (Rondani,1870)

on Centaurea, Psephellus

gall

The larvae develop in the flower heads.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly oligophagous

Centaurea jacea, margaritacea, nigra, orientalis, salonitana, scabiosa & subsp. alpestris + apiculata + grinensis; Psephellus troitzkyi.

Also Onopordum tauricum ?

references

Baugnée (2006a), Kütük, Yaran, Torbali, ao (2019a), Lutovinovas (2014a), Merz & Kofler (2008a), Smit (2010a), White (1988a, 1989q).

Last modified 12.x.2020