Hellinsia distinctus (Herrich-Schäffer, 1855)

on Artemisia, Gnaphalium

parasite

The larvae bore in the flower heads.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Artemisia absinthium, chamamelifolia; Gnaphalium sylvaticum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva, pupa

See Nel.

synonyms

Leoioptilus, Oidaematophorus, distinctus; Hellinsia distincta.

references

Gielis (1996a), Nel (1996a), Sutter (1991a).

mod 9.ix.2019