Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhopalomyia hispanica

Rhopalomyia hispanica Tavares, 1904

on Artemisia


Globular, fleshy bud galls, with a small, ovoid, unilocular inner gall. The gall is thin-walled, short but densely hairy, 7 mm long and 4 mm wide. Larva solitary, pupates in the gall.


Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Artemisia herba-alba.


Cogolludo (1921a), Gagné (2010a), Dauphin & Aniotsbeehere (1997a), Houard (1909a), Skuhravá, Blasco-Zumeta & Skuhravý (1993a), Skuhravá, Karimpour, Sadeghi ao (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2006a), Skuhravý & Skuhravá (1999a).

Last modified 25.vii.2018