Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Orthocephalus saltator

Orthocephalus saltator (Hahn, 1835)

on herbs

parasite

Larvae and adults at the leaves.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Achillea arabica, millefolium; Centaurea stoebe; Chrysanthemum; Cichorium intybus; Cota tinctorial Crepis; Erigeron; Hieracium alpinum, racemosum, villosum; Pilosella officinarum.

Also ; Lotus; Medicago sativa; Melampyrum arvense; Melilotus officinalis; Onobrychis viciifolia; Ononis; Salix; Spartium junceum; Spiraea; Thapsia villosa; Thymus serpyllum; Trifolium; Vicia.
According to Rabitsch only Pilosella officinarum!

distribution within Europe

PESI (2022).

synonyms

Orthocephalus parvulus Reuter, 1891.

references

Aukema, Chérot, Viskens & Bruers (2014a), Biurrun Aramayo & Herrera Mesa (1985a), Casaseca Delgado (2003a), Henry & Kelton (1986a), Lodos, Önder, Pehli̇van, ao (2003a), Namyatova & Konstantinov (2009a), Nelson, Hermes & Aukema (2015a), Pagola-Carte, Zabalegui & Ribes (2006a), Rabitsch (2003a), Yazıcı & Yıldırım (2017a).

Last modified 8.iv.2022