Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Silba adipata

Silba adipata McAlpine, 1956

mediterranean black fig fly

on Ficus

parasite

Larvae and puparia, often in large numbers, in the figs.

host plants

Moraceae, monophagous

Ficus carica.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Lonchaea aristella auct.

references

Ebejer (2015a).

Last modified 19.iii.2020