Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Contarinia lonicerae

Contarinia lonicerae Kieffer,1909

on Lonicera


Larvae in inward rolled leaf margins. Univoltine, hibernation in the ground.

host plants

Caprifoliaceae, narrowly monophagous

Lonicera caerulea.


The reference to this species by Roskam actually applies to C. lonicerearum.


Barnes (1948a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Kieffer (1909a), Roskam (2009a), Simova-Tošić & Skuhravá (2001a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Postolovski (2007a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a, 2003a, 2005b,c, 2021a: 157).

Last modified 26.ix.2021