Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Smicronyx smreczynskii

Smicronyx smreczynskii Solari, 1952

on Cuscuta

gall

5-6 mm sized, green or red, globular to oval stem galls, each with 1-2 larvae, often arranged in a pearl chain; pupation in the soil, as naked, yellowish pupae.

host plants

Convolvulaceae, monophagous

Cuscuta australis, “arvensis”, epithymum, europaea.

synonyms

The species is not mentioned in the Fauna Europa (2014), not in the synonymy either.

references

Buhr (1964a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Dieckmann (1986a), Gruschwitz (2001a), Haran (2014a), Heijerman & Alders (2000a), Podlussány (2007a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Schrameyer & Bernau (2011a), Tempère & Péricart (1989a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a), Winkelmann (2019a), Zhekova, Petkova & Ivanova (2014a).

Last modified 24.xi.2023