Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eucosma scorzonerana

Eucosma scorzonerana (Benander, 1942)

on Scozonera

parasite

Larvae in the flower heads.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Scorzonera humilis.

Perhaps also Hypochaeris maculata.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as full-grown larva in a cocoon in the soil.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Huemer (2005a), Klemich (2007a), Kubasik (2011a), Palmqvist & Sjökvist (2013a), Trematerra & Sciarretta (1998a).

Last modified 7.iii.2020