Ensina sonchi (Linnaeus 1767) (Family Tephritidae)


Male

Female

Length: 3-3.5mm; Wing Length: 2-3.5mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? May - October
(Earliest: 12.3)

Biotopes:
Meadows
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous Flower Gall)

Many Asteraceae
Food:
(Adult)

Tanacetum vulgare Nectar, Pollen

Tussilago farfara Nectar, Pollen
Parasitoids:
(Larva)

Pteromalus elevatus Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
(Larva)

Several Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae

De Bladmineerders van Nederland: Ensina sonchi


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