Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Helianthemapion aciculare

Helianthemapion aciculare (Germar, 1817)

on Fumana, Helianthemum, Tuberaria

gall

the larva develops on the stem, perhaps also in the fruit capsule; possibly this causes some galling.

host plants

Cistaceae, oligophagous

Fumana procumbens; Helianthemum nummularium & subsp. obscurum; Tuberaria guttata.

synonyms

Apion, Phrissotrichum, aciculare.

references

Buhr (1964a), Cunev (2013a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1977a), Ehret (1990a), Podlussány (1986a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Tomasi (2014a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 3.ix.2020