Dasineura miki (Kieffer, 1909)

on Centaurea

gall

The flower heads are underdeveloped, they are hairy and incompletely opened. Inside live orange-yellow larvae.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Centaurea scabiosa.

inquilines

the parvae are predated by Lestodiplosis miki.

references

Buhr (1964b), Kieffer (1909a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1999a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

mod 29.iv.2018