Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Inulomyia subterranea

Inulomyia subterranea (Frauenfeld, 1861)

on Inula

Inulomyia subterranea: gall on Inula salicina

Inula salicina; uit Cogolludo (1921a).


Galling of the buds near the root collar. They are up to 5 mm large, unilocular, thick-walled, fleshy, densely hairy with long and felty, initially white, eventually greyish brown hairs. The reddish larva pupates in the gall.


Asteraceae, monophagous

Inula britannica, ensifolia, germanica, hirta, hybrida, salicina.


Contarinia, Diplosis, subterranea.


Buhr (1964b, 1965a), Cogolludo (1921a), Gagné (2020a)m Houard (1909a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a, 1999a, 201a: 140), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Stelter & Buhr (1965a), Tomasi (2012a).

Last modified 25.ix.2021