Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Galeatus scrophicus

Galeatus scrophicus Saunders, 1876

sunflower lace bug

on Helianthus, etc.

parasite

Larvae and imagines freely on the leaves.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Chrysanthemum; Dittrichia viscosa; Lactuca sativa; Launaea fragilis, lanifera; Helianthus annuus; Pulicaria undulata; Sonchus oleraceus; Xanthium strumarium subsp. brasilicum.

However, Valdueza & Vivas describe in some detail the occurrence on Echinophora spinosa

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

notes

In Africa and in the Middle East a pest on sunflower.

references

Kıyak (2019a), Péricart, Linnavuori, Feler & Halperin (1993a), Ribes & Sauleda (1979a), Satti & El Khidir (2013a), Valdueza & Vivas (2013a).

Last modified 17.iv.2022