Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Paczoskia brevipilosa

Paczoskia brevipilosa Tashev, 1964

on Echinops


Apterae 2-3 mm shining dark brown; possibly the aphids live below-ground, in association with ants.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Echinops microcephalus, ritro.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Blackman & Eastop (2019), Holman (1981b).

Last modified 30.i.2019