Eucosma wimmerana (Treitschke, 1835)

on Artemisia

gall

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

hostplants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Artemisia campestris, dracunculus.

synonyms

Eucosma, Semasia, incana Lienig & Zeller, 1846

references

Buhr (1964a), Dauphin & Aniotsbeehere (1997a), Houard (1909a), Szőcs (1977a).

mod 25.vii.2018