Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Stenodiplosis sorghicola

Stenodiplosis sorghicola (Coquillet, 1899)

Diptera, Cecidomyiidae

on Sorghum

gall

Larvae in the florets, abort the ovary.

hostplants

Poaceae, monophagous

Sorghum bicolor.

notes

globally an important pest.

references

Gagné (2010a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a)

28/04/2013

Last modified 28.vi.2017