Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Haplothrips alpester

Haplothrips alpester Priesner, 1914

on Centaurea, etc.


Larvae and adults in the flower heads.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Achillea distans subsp. stricta; Centaurea phrygia subsp. pseudophrygia; Crepis biennis; Leontodon hispidus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Knechtel (1963a).

Last modified 7.ix.2020