Eucosma lacteana (Treitschke, 1835)

maritime bell

on Artemisa


hard, elongated swelling of the apical part of the main shoot; of the larva, a caterpillar, yellowish or reddish; head dark brown. Pupation in the gall.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Artemisia campestris, maritima.


Epiblema lacteana; Eucosma maritima Humphries & Westwood, 1845.


Bellmann (2012a), Buhr (1964a), Dauphin & Aniotsbeehere (1997a), Gielis, Huisman, Kuchlein ao (1985a), Houard (1909a), Medianero, Parra, Sánchez & Nieves-Aldrey (2007a), Ricker (2010a), Szőcs (1977a), Tomasi (2014a).

mod 27.vii.2019