Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Contarinia kiefferi

Contarinia kiefferi (Schlechtendal, 1891)

on Descurainia

gall

Oval, reddish, fleshy gallings of the vegetative lateral and terminal buds, and also the flower buds. Larvae yellow.

hostplants

Brassicaceae

Descurainia sophia.

Cited by Buhr also from Sisymbrium officinale.

references

Buhr (1965a), Gagné (2010a), Gagné & Jaschhof (2014a), Houard (1908a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1997b, 1999a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a).

Last modified 21.vi.2018