Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Bradyrrhoa gilveolella

Bradyrrhoa gilveolella (Treitschke, 1982)

rush skeleton weed root moth

on Chondrilla

parasite

Larvae in a silk-lined feeding tube along the roots; pupation in a cavity on the tube.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Chondrilla juncea.

phenology

Univoltine.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Kashefi, Markin & Littlefield (2008a), Wapshere & Cullen (1984a).

Last modified 30.xi.2020