Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Oncotylus viridiflavus

Oncotylus viridiflavus (Goeze, 17778)

on Centaurea, etc.

parasite

Larvae and adults at the leaves.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly oligophagous

Centaurea jacea, nigra, polypodiifolia, solstitialis, virgata; Cyanus depressus.

Records from Amaranthus retroflexus; Astrodaucus orientalis; Cardaria draba; Carduus nutans; Cirsium; Erigeron canadensis; Falcaria vulgaris; Medicago sativa; Phlomis herba-venti subsp. pungens; Salvia verticillata; Sanguisorba armena; Tanacetum balsamita; Xeranthemum annuum probably concern stray specimens.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Adamo, Carandente, Pignataro, ao (2012a), Aukema (1994a), Aukema, Chérot, Viskens & Bruers (2014a), Bryja & Kment (2007a), Cobben (1958a), Lodos, Önder, Pehli̇van, ao (2003a), Malenovský, Baňař & Kment (2011a), Matocq, Pluot-Sigwalt & Özgen (2014a), Pagola-Carte & Zabalegui (2007a), Rabitsch (2001a), Yazıcı & Yıldırım (2017a).

Last modified 10.iv.2022