Contarinia rhamni Rübsaamen, 1892

on Frangula

gall

The flower buds are swollen and remain closed. Larvae gregarious, jumping, sulphur yellow when mature. Pupation and hibernation in the ground; univoltine.

hostplants

Rhamnaceae, narrowly oligophagous

Frangula alnus; Rhamnus pallasii.

inquilines

Dasineura frangulae.

references

Barnes (1951a), Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1909a), Mirumian (2011a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2000a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2012a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Tomasi (2014a).

mod 5.vii.2018