Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Asphondylia stefanii

Asphondylia stefanii Kieffer, 1898

on Brassicaceae

Asphondylia stefanii: galls

galls (from Houard, 1908a)


The silique is locally swollen and crooked or shortened.Larva solitary. Pupation in the gall, multivoltine. Mediterranean species.


Brassicaceae, oligophagous

Brassica nigra; Diplotaxis tenuifolia; Hirschfeldia incana; Sinapis alba.


Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Houard (1908a), Sánchez, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2012a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a, 2004b, 2011a, 2016a, 2021a: 96), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Ebejer (2002a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Massa (2007a).

Last modified 23.iv.2024