Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhinusa florum

Rhinusa florum (Rübsaamen, 1895)

on Linaria

gall

the flowers are swollen; inside a weevil larve or pupa.

hostplants

Plantaginaceae, (narrowly?) monophagous

Linaria cretacea, genistifolia, vulgaris.

synonyms

Gymnetron, Rhinusa, smreczynskii (Fremuth, 1972); Mecinus florum.

references

Caldara (2008a), Houard (1909a), Stănescu (2009a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 24.ix.2020