Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Planetella kneuckeri

Planetella kneuckeri (Rübsaamen, 1899)

on Carex

Planetella kneuckeri galls on Carex echinata

galls on Carex echinata (from Kieffer, 1901a)

gall

acuminate egg-shaped, unilocular gall, 2 x 1.2 mm large, at the base of the stem.

hostplants

Cyperaceae, narrowly monophagous

Carex echinata.

references

Buhr (1964b), Gagné (2010a), Kieffer (1901a, 1909a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a).

Last modified 29.iv.2018