Contarinia luteola Tavares, 1902

on Quercus

Contarinia luteola galls on Quercus ilex

Quercus ilex, from Houard (1908a)

gall

About 2 mm high conical protrusion of the bark of young shoots, or of a petiole, sometimes also the upper surface of a leaf, with an opening at the tip. Lower half of the gall may be hairy. Univoltine, pupation in the gall.

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus coccifera, ilex, rotundifolia, suber.

inquilines

Dasineura ilicis.

references

Béguinot (2003a), Cogolludo (1921a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Houard (1908a), Salas-Remón, Llimona, Lozano ao (2015a), Sánchez, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2012a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2004a, 2007a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a, 2004a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Dengler (1997a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Kettani (2017a), Tomasi (2014a).

mod 4.iii.2019