Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cucullia artemisiae

Cucullia artemisiae (Hufnagel, 1766)

scarce wormwood

on Artemisia, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely in the inflorescence.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Artemisia absinthium, campestris, vulgaris; Matricaria chamomilla; Tanacetum vulgare.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Ebert (ed., 1997b), Freytag (1997a), Heinrich & Springborn (1986a), Lepiforum (2021), De Prins (1987a), De Vrieze & Faquaet (2006a).

Last modified 26.vii.2021