Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Contarinia echii

Contarinia echii (Kieffer, 1895)

on Echium

gall

Flowerbuds are malformed, hardly protruding from the sepals, remaining closed. Larvae shining lemon yelow, jumping. Pupation in the soil.

hostplants

Boraginaceae, monophagous

Echium vulgare.

references

Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniorsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1909a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1999a, 2005c, 2010a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Hellrigl (2001a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 13.vii.2018