Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Megalocoleus molliculus

Megalocoleus molliculus (Fallén, 1807)

on Achillea, ? etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults at the leaves.

host plants

Asteraceae, ? monophagous

Achillea ligustica, millefolium, nana, nobilis

Also reported from Artemisia absinthium, vulgaris; Cota tinctoria; Digitalis lutea; Dittrichia viscosa; Elytrigia repens; Matricaria chamomilla; Ononis; Quercus; Tanacetum vulgare; Trifolium repens; Tripleurospermum inodorum; Triticum aestivum; Verbascum thapsus; Vicia cracca.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Aukema & Hermes (2009b), Goula Goula (1986a), Matocq (2004a), Olsen, Gustad, Coulianos & Hågvar (2017a).

Last modified 18.i.2022