Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coeliodes ruber

Coeliodes ruber (Marsham, 1802)

on oak, hazel


According to some authors the larvae live in the catkins others state that they bore in the leaf buds. Differences also exist about the host plant, viz. hazel or oak. The contradictions in the literate are so extensive that it begs the question if really only one species is involved.

host plants

Fagaceae, oligophagous

Corylus avellana; Quercus ilex, robur, rotundifolia, suber.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva, pupa

See Silvestri.


Arahou (1989a), Balalaikins (2012a), Braunert (2017a), Compte (1981a), Cunev (2013a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1972a), Gallardo & Cárdenas (2017a), Lechapt (2015a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Sert (2009a), Silvestri (1917a), Ugarte San Vicente (2005a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

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