Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Megalocoleus tanaceti

Megalocoleus tanaceti (Fallén, 1807)

on Tanacetum, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults at the flower heads.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Tanacetum vulgare.

Less often Achillea millefolium, ptarmica; Chrysanthemum; Cistus umbellatus; Helianthemum nummularium; Tripleurospermum inodorum.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

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

Last modified 20.i.2022