Metzneria torosulella (Rebel, 1893)

on Cynara

parasite

Larve in the old flower heads, feeding on the achenes.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Cynara humilis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Bella & Karsholt (2015a), Huertas Dionisio (2007a).

mod 7.i.2020