Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Contarinia hyperici

Contarinia hyperici Barnes, 1952

on Hypericum

gall

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

hostplants

Hypericaceae, monophagous

Hypericum maculatum, perforatum.

references

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

25/08/2015

Last modified 14.xi.2017