Dasineura miki (Kieffer, 1909)
Centaurea spec., Belgium, prov. Namur, Petigny, Les Roches, 26.v.2020 © Stéphane Claerebout: larvae emerging from the capitulum
larva, ventral, with spatula
The flower heads are underdeveloped, they are hairy and incompletely opened. Inside live orange-yellow larvae.
the parvae are predated by Lestodiplosis miki.
Buhr (1964b), Kieffer (1909a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1999a, 2021a: 73), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).