Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Contarinia rhamni

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).

Last modified 5.vii.2018