Urophora sirunaseva (Hering, 1938)

Diptera, Tephritidae

on Centaurea

gall

the larvae induce lignified, unilocular galls in the capitula, often several together.

hostplants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Centaurea idaea, solstitialis.

references

White & Korneyev (1998a).

16/10/2014

mod 28.vi.2017