Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Contarinia gei

Contarinia gei Kieffer, 1909

on Geum

Contarinia gei: gall on Geum urbanum

Geum urbanum, België, Brussel, Rouge-Cloître © Sébastien Carbonnelle


Leaves with their veins thickened, the parts of rhe blade between them folded upwards; the gregarious, white or reddish larvae in creases on the upperside. Pupation in the ground.


Rosaceae, monophagous

Geum aleppicum, rivale, urbanum.


Contarinia geicola Rübsaamen, 1917.


Bruun (2015a), Buhr (1964b), Burton, Carbonnelle, Ellis & Schneider (2019a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Kieffer (1909a), Lambinon, Carbonnelle & Claerebout (2015a), Lehmann & Hannover (2016a), Máca (2012a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Rübsamen (1917a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a), Skuhravá (1989a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994b, 1997b, 1999a, 2006a, 2010a, 2021a: 123), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dončev & Dimitrova (1991a, 1992a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Sylvén (1960a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Tomasi (2012a, 2014a).

Last modified 23.ix.2021