Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Capitites augur

Capitites augur (Frauenfeld, 1857)

on Pulicaria, Tetraena

Capitites augur: galls on Tetraena alba

galls (from Houard, 1909a)

parasite

The flower buds remain closed, are fleshy and somewhat swollen.

host plants

Asteraceae, Zygophyllaceae, polyphagous (!?)

Pulicaria arabica, undulata; Tetraena alba.

synonyms

Trypanea, Trypeta, augur.

references

Dirlbeck (1974a), Houard (1909a).

Last modified 15.x.2020