Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Neoderelomus piriformis

Neoderelomus piriformis (Hoffmann, 1938)

on Phoenix

parasite

Larvae and pupae in the male flowers, that remain closed and eventually fall to the ground; pupation in the soil.

host plants

Arecaceae, monophagous

Phoenix canariensis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

See Piry & Gompel.

synonyms

Derelomus piriformis.

references

Baviera & Caldara (2020a), Friedman (2006a), Piry & Gompel (2002a), Ponel & Lemaire (0000a), Stüben (2017a).

Last modified 8.ii.2021