Contarinia lysimachiae (Rübsaamen, 1893)
Lysimachia vulgaris, Belgium, prov. Antwerp, Mol © Carina Van Steenwinkel
the flowers inhabited 1-2 still young larvae; jumping was not observed
a few days later the larvae had taken more colour and were able to jump
The flower buds are slightly swollen and do not open. The larvae are yellowish white, gregarious, jumping. Univoltine, hibernation in the soil.
Bruun (2015a), Buhr (1964b), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1909a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a, 2004a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1997a, 1999a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Tomasi (2014a).