Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mayetiola baudysi

Mayetiola baudysi Ertel, 1975

on Elytrigia

gall

the whtish larva, about 3 mm long, lives within a leaf sheath just above a node, causing a light, often brownish swelling. Pupation within the gall.

host plants

Poaceae, monophagous

Elytrigia repens.

notes

the larva is described by Ertel.

references

Ertel (1975a), Gagné & Jaschhof (2014a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 29).

Last modified 8.ix.2021