Contarinia pisi (Loew, 1850)
There are two, overlapping generations. The larvae of the first generation live in the galled shoot tips: these are densely bushy, and the flowers there are disfigured and remain closed. The larvae of the second generation live in the young pods. The larvae are white, gregarious, able to jump; pupation in the soil.
Fabaceae, almost monophagous
Contarinia pisicola de Meijere, 1911.
A pest of cultivated peas.
Barnes (1946a), Buhr (1965a), Docters van Leeuwen (1936a). Houard (1909a), Lambinon, Schneider & Feitz (2001b), de Meijere (1911b), Nijveldt (1954a), Redfern & shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a, 2000a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Postolovski (2007a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1997a, 1999a, 2012a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dončev & Dimitrova (1991a, 1992a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a).