Nanomimus circumscriptus (Aubé, 1864)

on Lythrum

gall

Spindle-shaped or more globular, usually lateral, unilocular fleshy swelling at the basal part of a stem; higher section of the stem often inhibited. In the gall one or more legless, curved weevil larvae.

host plants

Lythraceae, monophagous

Lythrum hyssopifolia, salicaria.

Mainly on L. hyssopifolia.

synonyms

Nanophyes circumscriptus.

references

Buhr (1964a), Bukejs, Balalaikins & Telnov (2012a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Delbol (2012a), Houard (1909a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

mod 19.viii.2019