Anthonomus pedicularius (Linnaeus, 1758)

on Crataegus

Anthonomus pedicularius galls

Crataegus monogyna, Dronten, two galled flowers in the inflorescence © Arnold Grosscurt

Anthonomus pedicularius gall

opened gall with young pupa

Anthonomus crataegarius on Crataegus monogyna: opened gall

Crataegus monogyna, Zwolle, 8.v.2018 © Arnold Grosscurt: opened gall with larva

Anthonomus crataegarius on Crataegus monogyna: larva



Rosaceae, monophagous

Crataegus laevigata, monogyna.

That the species would live also on Pyrus, as Buhr writes, is not confirmed by Rheinheimer & Hassler.


Buhr (1964a), Lehmann & Hannover (2016a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Roskam (2009a), Tomasi (2014a).

mod 1.viii.2018