Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chelobremia sublevis

Chelobremia sublevis (Kieffer, 1909)

on Sonchus

gall

Shining red larvae in the slightly swollen flower heads. Larval spatula yellow with obtuse, roundish lobe separated by a narrow incision.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Sonchus arvensis, oleracea.

synonyms

Clinodiplosis sublevis.

notes

Together with Contarinia schlechtendaliana (according to Kieffer).

references

Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Kieffer (1909a), Möhn (1955a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a).

Last modified 13.v.2018