Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Sirocalodes depressicollis

Sirocalodes depressicollis (Gyllenhal, 1813)

on Fumaria (Pseudofumaria)


The larva bores in the stem; pupation in the soil. According to some authors an unilocular gall is induced.

host plants

Papaveraceae, ± monophagous

Fumaria officinalis, vaillantii.

Rarely Pseudofumaria lutea.


Sirocalodes nigrinus (Marsham, 1802).


Avgın & Colonnelli (2011a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1972a), Gültekin (2014a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a)

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