Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Contarinia viticola

Contarinia viticola Rübsaamen, 1906

on Vitis


The flower buds are swollen and remain closed. Inside usually several jumping, white to pale yellow, larvae. Pupation in the ground; univoltine.

host plants

Vitaceae, monophagous

Vitis vinifera.


Barnes (1948b), Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Houardd (1909a), Rübsaamen (1910e), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 304), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Massa (2007a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

Last modified 11.x.2021