Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tephritis conyzifoliae

Tephritis conyzifoliae Merz, 1992

on Crepis

gall

several larvae develop in the capitulum. Shortly before pupation they migrate through the receptacle to the upper part of the peduncle.

hostplants

Asteraceae, ? narrowly monophagous

Crepis conyzifolia, pannonica, sibirica.

references

Korneev (2016c), Korneyev (2016b), Merz & Kofler (2008a).

Last modified 23.vii.2018