Anthonomus rubi (Herbst, 1795)

Coleoptera, Curculionidae

on Rosaceae

gall

the larva develops in a yet closed flower bud. Before the oviposition the female has patially severed the peduncle, that folds down. The bud withers and eventually drops.

hostplants

Rosaceae, oligophagous

Fragaria; Geum; Potentilla; Rosa; Rubus.

references

Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

03/07/2014

mod 28.vi.2017