Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Craspedolepta crispati

Craspedolepta crispati Lauterer & Burchardt, 2004

on Tephroseris

parasite

Oviposition restricted to the involucrum of the flower heads.

hostplants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Tephroseris crispa.

phenology

Adults were found only during the flowering period of the host plant (May – mid-June)

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).

references

Baugnée, Burckhardt & Fassotte (2002a), Burckhardt (2002a), Hodkinson (2009a) .

Last modified 22.ii.2018