Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aulacobaris lepidii

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), Lessieur, Dauphin, Labatut & Lacombe (2017a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a).

Last modified 2.ix.2020