Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Epischnia cretaciella

Epischnia cretaciella Mann, 1869

on Inula

parasite

Larvae in a felty spinning. Pupation in a parchement-like cocoon at the roots.

host plants

Asteraceae, ” oligophagous

Inula candida.

Perhaps also Helichrysum italicum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva

See Krone.

references

Klimesch (1942a), Krone (1911b).

Last modified 14.iii.2020