Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dichrorampha agilana

Dichrorampha agilana (Tengström, 1848)

on Achillea (etc.?)

parasite

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).

larva

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

references

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

Last modified 18.ii.2020