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).

mod 6.vii.2019