Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Contarinia brizae

Contarinia brizae Kieffer, 1896

on Briza


The larvae develop in the spikelets; it is not clear whether this induces galling.

host plants

Poaceae, monophagous

Briza media.


Gagné (2010a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2009a, 2010a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Sylvén (1983a).

Last modified 8.xii.2018