Anabremia massalongoi (Kieffer, 1909)

on Vicia

gall

The leaflets are rolled onwards, weakly hypertrophied and discoloured. Larvae red. The spatula is yellow with transverse, anteriorly rounded lobes that are separated by a large crescent-shaped incision.

hostplants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Vicia cracca, villosa & subsp. varia.

synonyms

Clinodiplosis massalongoi.

notes

Several Anabremia species are inquilines; that might apply to this species as well. Mediterranean species.

references

Buhr (1965a), Kieffer (1909a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Massa (2007a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Tomasi (2003a, 2012a, 2014a).

mod 1.v.2018