Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Xyphosia miliaria

Xyphosia miliaria (Schrank, 1781)

on Carduus, Cirsium

gall

the larvae develop in the capitula

hostplants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Carduus acanthoides, crispus, defloratus, nutans; Cirsium arvense, eriophorum, erisithalies, oleraceum, palustre, rivulare, vulgare.

references

Baugnée (2006a), Lutovinovas (2014a), Merz & Kofler (2008a), Smit (2010a), White (1988a).

07/09/2016

Last modified 22.xi.2017