Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Asphondylia ruebsaameni

Asphondylia ruebsaameni Kertész, 1898

on Ferula


The partial fruits are swollen, rotund or pyriform; if only one mericarp is affected, it is conspicuously curved. Pupation within the gall.

host plants

Apiaceae, (narrowly?) monophagous

Ferula heuffelii.


Buhr (1964b), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1909a), Kieffer (1901c), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a, 1997b, 1999a, 2021a: 107).

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