Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Squamapion elongatum

Squamapion elongatum (Germar, 1817)

on Salvia

gall

the larve mines in the pith of the root.

host plants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Salvia glutinosa, nemorosa, nutans, pratensis, x sylvestris.

larva

Larva and pupa are described in detail by Łętowski ao.

synonyms

Apion, Thymapion, elongatum.

references

Behne (1987a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1977a), Ehret (1990a), Łętowski, Pawlęga, Ścibior & Rojek (2015a), Podlussány (1986a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Wanat (1998a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 5.ix.2020