Urophora neuenschwanderi Freidberg, 1982

Diptera, Tephritidae

on Ptilostemon

gall

larvae in the capitula.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Ptilostemon chamaepeuce, gnaphaloides.

A single specimen has been bred from Staehelina petiolata, but this was seen by White & Korneyev (1998a) as a case of xenophagy.

references

White & Korneyev (1998a)

15/10/2014

mod 28.vi.2017