Ametrodiplosis thalictricola (Rübsaamen, 1895)

on Thalictrum

Ametrodiplosis thalictricola galls

Thalictrum flavum, Oostvoorne © Jan-Willem Wertwijn

Ametrodiplosis thalictricola on Thalictrum flavum

Thalictrum flavum, France, dép. Nord, Vred © Sébastien Carbonelle

Ametrodiplosis thalictricola: opened gall with caterpillar

opened gall with a straThalictrum flavum, Frankrijk, dép. Nord, Vred © Sébastien Carbonellenge inhabitant

Ametrodiplosis thalictricola: larva

opened gall with larva


The fruits are swollen, with a thickened wall; they contain no seeds. One or two yellow larvae. Usually bivoltine. The larva hibernates in the soil and pupates in spring.


Ranunculaceae, monophagous

Thalictrum aquilegiifolium, flavum, lucidum, minus, simplex.


Blastodiplosis thalictrina.


Buhr (1965a), Cogolludo (1921a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Koops (2013a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonelle (2015a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2003a, 2010a,b), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a, 2000a, 2004a, 2007a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1999a, 2005b), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Hellrigl (2001a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Stefănescu (2009a), Stelter (1961a).

pub 28.i.2017 · mod 3.ix.2017