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.

references

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

Last modified 30.vii.2018