Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Contarinia pastinacae

Contarinia pastinacae (Rübsaamen, 1892)

on Pastinaca

gall

Fruit gall. The fruits, often several in an umbel, enlarged to about 5 mm, and protruding above the unaffected fruits. Larva solitary, yellow, jumping. Pupation in the ground.

host plants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Pastinaca sativa.

synonyms

Diplosis pastinacae.

references

Barnes (1946a), Bellmann (2012a), Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1909a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Rübsaamen (1892a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2000a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 175), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Tomasi (2012a, 2014a).

Last modified 28.ix.2021