Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Contarinia marchali

Contarinia marchali Kieffer, 1896

on Fraxinus


The fruits are somewhat swollen and wrinkled, browned, and cracked. They contain some to many yellow, jumping larvae. Pupation in the soil.


Oleaceae, monophagous

Fraxinus excelsior, ornus.


Barnes (1951a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Houard (1909a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2000a), Skrzypczyńska (2007a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1999a, 2005b,c, 2006a, 2010a, 2021: 111), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 21.ix.2021