Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Asphondylia lupulinae

Asphondylia lupulinae Kieffer, 1909

on Medicago


Swollen axillary buds, often conceiled by the equally galled stipulae. Inner wall of the gall chamber lined with mycelium. Larva solitary, pupates in the gall.

host plants

Fabaceae, monphagous

Medicago lupulina, minima.


Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Kieffer (1909a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2004a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1999a, 2021a: 165), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Tomasi (2012a).

Last modified 27.ix.2021