Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dichrorampha agilana

Dichrorampha agilana (Tengström, 1848)

on Achillea etc.


The larvae bore in the roots

host plants

Asteraceae, ? monophagous

Achillea millefolium.

Reared by Ruben Meert from Achillea. Records from Leucanthemum vulgare; Tanacetum vulgare are insecure, because of identification problems for the older authors; e.g., see Lepiforum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Body dull white, head brown, prothoracic plate yellow (Swatschek).


Disqué (1905a), Gastón, Revilla & Vives Moreno (2018a), Hellers (2002a), Huisman & Koster (2000a), Lepiforum (2019), De Prins, Steeman & Sierens (2016a), Pröse (1958a), Schmitz (1998a), Schütze (1931a), Šumpich, Žemlička & Dvořák (2013a), Swatschek (1958a), Tokár, Richter, Richter, ao (2010a).

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