Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhopalomyia grossulariae

Rhopalomyia grossulariae Felt, 1911

gooseberry gall midge

on Ribes


Larvae in the enlarged and malformed flower buds.

host plants

Grossulariaceae, monophagous

Ribes uva-crispa.

distribution within Europe

North American species,invasive in Europe.


Roskam (2019a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 223).

Last modified 4.x.2021