Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cochylis flaviciliana

Cochylis flaviciliana (Westwood, 1854)

gold-fringed conch

on Knautia, Succisa

parasite

The larvae live in the flower heads; hibernation and pupation in a cocoon among the litter.

host plants

Caprifoliaceae, oligophagous

Knautia arvensis; Succisa pratensis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1973a), Hancock & Bland (2015a), Murria Beltrán (2005a), Wimmer (2007a).

Last modified 3.xi.2019