Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Oidaematophorus lithodactyla

Oidaematophorus lithodactyla (Treitschke, 1833)

dusky plume

on Inula, Pulicaria

parasite

Larvae free on the plant.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly oligophagous

Inula conyzae, germanica, helenioides, hirta, salicina; Pulicaria dysenterica.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Nel (1996a), Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Oidaematophorus, Pterophorus, lithodactylus.

references

Fazekas (1993a), Gielis (1996a), Huisman & Koster (1994a), Huisman, Koster, Nieukerken & Ulenberg (2001a, 2003a), Lepiforum (2020), Nel (1991e, 1996a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Šumpich, Žemlička & Dvořák (2013a), Sutter (1991a).

Last modified 14.ii.2020