Tephritis acanthiophilopsis Hering, 1938

on Cirsium

gall

the larvae live in the flower heads.

hostplants

Asteraceae, ? monophagous

? Carduus nutans; ? Centaurea iberica; Cirsium arvense, canum, libanoticum, vulgare.

Smit only mentions Cirsium canum.

references

Korneev (2016c), Korneyev (2016a), Kütük (2006a), Smit (2010a).

mod 22.vii.2018