Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Resseliella crataegi

Resseliella crataegi (Barnes,1939)

on Crataegus

gall

pink larvae live gregariously in bark wound, from where they penetrate into the cambium. This causes die-off of young branches. No galling. Bivoltine, pupation in the soil.

hostplants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Crataegus laevigata, monogyna.

synonyms

Thomasiniana crataegi.

references

Barnes (1948a), Buhr (1964b), Dengler (1997a), Nijveldt (1980a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2000a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

Last modified 13.vii.2018