Contarinia scabiosae Kieffer, 1898

on Scabiosa

gall

The flowers are swollen and remain closed. In each galled flower a single larva, that can jump.

hostplants

Caprifoliaceae, monophagous

Scabiosa columbaria.

references

Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1909a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Tomasi (2014a).

mod 21.vii.2018