Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Epiblema inulivora

Epiblema inulivora (Meyrick, 1932)

on Inula

parasite

Larvae bore in the base of the stem.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Inula salicina.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Body yellowish white; head entirely light brown; prothoracic and anal plates concolorous with body (Swatschek).

synonyms

Epiblema, Sphaeroeca, obscurana (Herrich-Schäffer, 1851).

references

Disqué (1905a), Haslberger (2011a), Kubasik (2011a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a).

Last modified 26.xii.2019