Pleotrichophorus filaginis (Schouteden, 1906)

on Filago, Gnaphalium, Helichrysum

parasite

Apterae ± 2 mm, purplish grey; ± solitary on upper- and undersides of the leaves.

hostplants

Asteraceae, narrowly oligophagous

Filago gallica; Gnaphalium; Helichrysum arenarium.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2017), Heie (1994a).

mod 20.xii.2017