Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Calyciphora xanthodactyla

Calyciphora xanthodactyla (Treitschke, 1833)

on Carlina, Jurinea

parasite

Larvae free at the undersides of the leaves.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Carlina biebersteinii, vulgaris; Jurinea cyanoides, mollis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Alucita xanthodactyla; Calyciphora klimeschi (Kasy, 1960).

references

Fazekas (1993a), Gielis (1996a), Kasy (1960a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a).

Last modified 8.ii.2020