Lasioptera artemisiae Dombrovskaja, 1940

on Artemisia

Lasioptera artemisiae: gall on Artemisia vulgaris

Artemisia vulgaris, Poland, Bialowieza, Pogorzelce, viii.2018 @ Sébastien Carbonelle

Lasioptera artemisiae: gall on Artemisia vulgaris

opened gall

Lasioptera artemisiae: puparia

part of the larvae have formed puparia

gall

up to 2 cm lang swelling of the stem. Inside several orange larvae. Univoltine.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Artemisia vulgaris.

references

Gagné & Jaschhof (2014a), Máca (2012a), Sikora, Čada & Ševčík (2017a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

mod 8.ii.2019