Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Asphondylia anatolica

Asphondylia anatolica Skuhravá & Çam, 1998

on Astragalus


Large, compound, terminal stem galls, with in all 10-15 larvae. The inside of each gall chamber is lined with mycelium. Pupation within the gall.

host plants

Fabaceae, narrowly monophagous

Astragalus lagopoides.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Çam (2003a), Skuhravá, Bayram, Çam, ao (2005a), Skuhravá & Çam (1998a), Skuhravá, Karimpour, Sadeghi, ao (2014a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 45).

Last modified 12.ix.2021