Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Campiglossa grandinata

Campiglossa grandinata (Rondani, 1870)

on Solidago

gall

up to 13 mm long oval, multilocular swelling in the higher part of the stem. The stem above the gall withers; this favours the lateral branches, creating a bushy appearance of the plant. In each chamber a maggot or a brown puparium.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Solidago virgaurea.

synonyms

Tephritis beckeri Rübsamen, 1910.

references

Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Greve (1999a), Lutovinovas (2014a), Mohamadzade Namin & Nozari (2015a), Niblett (1940a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Rübsaamen (1910a), Smit (2010a), Spooner & Bowdrey (2012a), Tomasi (2014a), White (1988a).

Last modified 17.x.2020