Asphondylia borzi (Stefani, 1898)

on Rhamnus

Asphondylia borzi galls

Rhamnus alaternus, France, Bouche-du-Rhône, La Ciotat © Hélène Dumas

Asphondylia borzi gall

a normal and a galled fruit

gall

The solitary larva is white. The inside of the gall is lined with mycelium.

host plants

Rhamnaceae, narrowly monophagous

Rhamnus alaternus, ludovici-salvatoris.

references

Barnes (1951a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Houard (1909a [“borzii”]), Kieffer (1901c), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Sánchez, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2012a), Skuhravá (2007a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a, 2004a, 2009b), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Massa (2007a), Tavares (1905a).

mod 22.ix.2019