Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Linosiphon galii

Linosiphon galii Mamontova, 1961

on Galium


Apterae ± 2 mm, shiny green or brown with variably developed black pigmentation of dorsum, and having dusky brown siphunculi with dark apices; at undersiders of the leaves.

host plants

Rubiaceae, monophagous

Galium intermedium, odoratum.


On Galium odoratum often confused with L. asperuliphagum.


Blackman & Eastop (2017), Müller (1986a), Szelegiewicz (1982b), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 10.ii.2019