Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dichrorampha simpliciana

Dichrorampha simpliciana (Haworth, 1811)

round-winged drill

on Artemisia

parasite

Five to ten larvae bore in the roots and root collar; there also the pupation

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Artemisia vulgaris.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as larva.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Picture on Lepiforum; see also Swatschek.

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Hemimene simpliciana.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Huisman, Koster, van Nieukerken & Ulenberg (2005a), Lepiforum (2019), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a), Thomann (1956a).

Last modified 17.ii.2020