Sitodiplosis dactylidis Barnes, 1940

Diptera, Cecidomyiidae

on Dactylis

gall

in the grass floret, covered by the flower bracts, lives a solitary, orange to red larva, feeding on the developing fruit. Univoltine.

hostplants

Poaceae, monophagous

Dactylis glomerata.

references

Bruun, Haarder, Jørgensen & Skuhravá (2014a), Gagné & Jaschhof (2014a).

16/10/2014

mod 28.vi.2017