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Ceratapion onopordi, Californian thistle stem miner

Species type: Arthropod

Order: Coleoptera

Family: Apionidae

Genus: Ceratapion

Species: onopordi

Authority: (Kirby)

Common names: Californian thistle stem miner

Synonyms: Apion onopordi, Acanephodus onopordi

Imported for biocontrol of: Cirsium arvense (Asterales: Asteraceae), Californian thistle Details