Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eucosma fervidana

Eucosma fervidana (Zeller, 1847)

on Aster

parasite

The larvae in the flower heads, feeding on the achenes.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Aster amellus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Body yellowish/reddish, head reddish brown (Schütze).

synonyms

Semasia amellana (Preissecker, 1930).

references

Kopp & Keller (2015a), Lichtenberger, Ortner & Palmetshofer (1999a), Revilla & Gastón (2017a), Schütze (1931a).

Last modified 21.ii.2020