Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Falseuncaria ruficiliana

Falseuncaria ruficiliana (Haworth, 1811)

red-fringed conch

on herbs

parasite

The larvae bore in the fruits.

host plants

Antirrhinum; ? Bellis perennis; ? Galatella linosyris; Gentiana verna; ? Inula helenium; Linaria vulgaris; Pedicularis sylvatica; Primula farinosa, veris; Rhinanthus minor; ? Solidago virgaurea.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Body yellowish white; head brown to black; see Swatschek.

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Conchylis ciliella (Hübner, 1796).

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1973a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a).

Last modified 5.xi.2019