Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ixapion variegatum

Ixapion variegatum (Wencker, 1864)

on Viscum

gall

weak, facultative, swelling of a young twig, just below a leaf base. Inside a white weevil larva or pupa.

host plants

Santalaceae, monophagous

Viscum album & subsp. austriacum.

synonyms

Apion variegatum.

references

Buhr (1965a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1977a), Ehret (1990a), Hellrigl (2006b), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Scherler (1982a), Varga, Keresztes & Poczai (2012a).

Last modified 15.iii.2020