Oscinella trochanterata Collin, 1946

Diptera, Chloropidae

on Phalaris

gall

larvae (maggots, with a well-developed cephalic skeleton) in the inflorescence; the parts of the plant above are browning (Nartshuk & Andersson).

hostplants

Poaceae, ± monophagous

Phalaroides arundinacea.

Less often also Bromopsis inermis, and Zea mays.

references

Buhr (1965a), Nartshuk & Andersson (2012a), Spooner & Bowdrey (2012a).

01/02/2017

mod 28.vi.2017