Myricomyia mediterranea (Löw, 1885)

on Erica

Myricomyia mediterranea: galls on Erica arborea

Erica arborea, Spain, Barcelona, Sant Cugat del Vallès © Jordi Montobbio

Myricomyia mediterranea: gall on Erica arborea

Erica arborea, France, Corsica, Evisa, castel de Vergio © Stéphane Claerebout

gall

Small rotund artichoke gall with one gall chamber. Larva solitary, orange. Univoltine, hibernation and pupation in the gall.

hostplants

Ericaceae, monophagous

Erica arborea, australis, herbacea, manipuliflora, multiflora, scoparia.

references

Ceresa (2015a), Cogolludo (1921a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1909a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Sánchez, Skuhravá Skuhravý (2012a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2004a, 2007a), Skuhravá (1989a, 2007a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a, 2002a, 2004a, 2008a, 2009a,b, 2010a, 2011a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Ebejer (2002a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Hellrigl (2002a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Massa (2007a)

mod 11.vii.2018