Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cucullia pustulata

Cucullia pustulata Eversmann, 1842

on herbs

parasite

Larvae freely in the inflorescence.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Arctium; Lactuca; Sonchus arvensis, arvensis; Tanacetum; Taraxacum.

Also mentioned from Beta; Onobrychis.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

synonyms

Cucullia pustulata fraterna, C. fraterna Butler, 1878.

references

Beshkov S & Vassilev (1995a), Lepiforum (2021), Țugulea & Țugulea (2020a).

Last modified 24.vii.2021