Contarinia quercicola (Rübsaamen, 1899)

on Quercus

gall

buds are conspicuously enlarged, 5-14(17) mm long; larvae yellow, gregarious, can jump. The damage to the buds is so severe that they cannot unfold any more.

hostplants

Fagaceae, narrowly monophagous

Quercus cerris, libani, lusitanica.

synonyms

Syndiplosis quercicola.

larva

see Skuhravý & Skuhravá (1971a)

references

Buhr (1965a), Csóka (2012a), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1908a), Kieffer (1901c), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a, 2000a, 2004a, 2007a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Postolovski (2007a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a, 1997b, 1999a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Dengler (1997a), Skuhravý & Skuhravá (1971a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dončev & Dimitrova (1991a, 1992a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a).

mod 22.ix.2019