Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Contarinia inulicola

Contarinia inulicola Stelter, 1965

on Inula


The younger leaves at then end of a shoot pale and malformed, cone-like bunched together; larvae whitish to yellow; pupation in the soil.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Inula britannica, hirta, salicina.


Dasineura inulicola.


Buhr (1964b # 3433, 1965a: p 1378), Gagné (2010a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a, 2021a: 140), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1999a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Stelter & Buhr (1965a).

Last modified 25.ix.2021