Sibinia primita (Herbst, 1795)

on Minuartia, Sagina, Spergularia

gall

the flower buds are slightly swollen and remain closed; inside a single weevil larva; pupation in the ground.

host plants

Caryophyllaceae, oligophagous

Minuartia verna; Sagina procumbens; Spergularia rubra.

references

Benedikt, Borovec, Fremuth ao (2010a), Dieckmann (1988a), Harris & Wurzell (2005a), Mifsud & Colonnelli (2010a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Sprick & Schmidt (2000a).

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