Aulacobaris lepidii (Germar, 1824)

on Brassicaceae

gall

the larva tunnels in the pith of the roots, also pupates there.

host plants

Brassicaceae, oligophagous

Alyssum; Armoracia rusticana; Barbarea vulgaris; Brassica; Hormathophylla saxigena; Lepidium latifolium; Nasturtium; Raphanus; Rorippa palustris, sylvestris; Sisymbrium.

Mainly on Rorippa; a pest on Armoracia.

synonyms

Baris lepidii.

references

Buhr (1965a), Delbol (2013a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

mod 8.iv.2019