Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aulacorthum knautiae

Aulacorthum knautiae Heie, 1960

on Knautia


Apterae 2-3 mm, yellowish or pale greenish, often shiny; contrary to what is usual in this genus no pigment spots at bases of siphunculi; at the undersides of the leaves.


Caprifoliaceae, narrowly monophagous

Knautia arvensis.


Blackman & Eastop (2017), Heie (1994a), Lampel & Meier (2007a).

Last modified 13.i.2018