Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eurina lurida

Eurina lurida Meigen, 1830

on Bolboschoenus

gall

about 1.5 cm long swelling of the stem at the junction of the leaf sheath and the blade; inside a white larve (maggot) or puparium.

hostplants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

Bolboschoenus maritimus.

Spooner & Bowdrey do not exclude the possibility of occurrence also on Phragmites.

references

Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Spooner & Bowdrey (2012a).

Last modified 17.viii.2017