Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Capricornia boisduvaliana

Capricornia boisduvaliana (Duponchel, 1836)

on Trifolium

parasite

Larvae in a silken tube at the base of the plant; there also the pupation.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Trifolium pratense.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva

Dark grey, head black.

references

Modlinger & Liška (2016a), Schütze (1931a), Välimäki & Itämies (2002a).

Last modified 7.ii.2021