Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eucosma campoliliana

Eucosma campoliliana (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

marbled bell

on Jacobaea, Senecio

parasite

Larvae in the capitula; pupation in a cocoon in the soil, after the hibernation.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly oligophagous

Jacobaea aquatica, vulgaris; Senecio nemorensis, ovatus.

Apparently in England known only from Jacobaea vulgaris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Body yellowish white; head, prothoracic and anal plates, and thoracic feet brownish black; see Swatschek.

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Eucosma, Steganoptycha, nigromaculana Haworth, 1811.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a).

Last modified 23.xii.2019