Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Contarinia hyperici

Contarinia hyperici Barnes, 1952

on Hypericum


The flower buds are swollen and remain closed. Inside some white larvae that can jump. Hibernation in the soil; probably univoltine.


Hypericaceae, monophagous

Hypericum maculatum, perforatum.


Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Koops (2013a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1997a, 2003a, 2010a, 2021a: 136), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

Last modified 25.ix.2021