Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Planetella rosenhaueri

Planetella rosenhaueri (Rübsaamen, 1892)

on Carex

gall

Fusiform unilocular pustules at the base of the leaves of the lowest node, 5-8 x 2-3 mm, with a thin, leathery wall, often several together, then seemingly multilocular. Larva solitary, white.

hostplants

Cyperaceae, narrowly monophagous

Carex acuta, nigra.

synonyms

Hormomyia, Paurosphondylus,

    rosenhaueri

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references

Buhr (1964b), Gagné (2010a), Houard (1908a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 67), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

Last modified 15.ix.2021