Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Jaapiella pilosellae

Jaapiella pilosellae Sylvén, 1998

on Pilosella

parasiet

Full grown larve 2-3 mm, cadmium orange in colour, live free between the florets in a capitulum, that does not show outwards signs. Pupation and hibernation in the soil.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Pilosella officinarum.

references

Gagné & Jaschhof (2014a), Sylvén & Lindberg (1998a).

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