Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Staegeriella necopinata

Staegeriella necopinata (Börner, 1939)

bedsraw shoot aphid

on Asperula, Galium, Rubia

Staegeriella necopinata on Galium mollugo

Galium mollugo, Belgium, prov. Namur, Couvin, Ligne haute tension Site Elia 22.viii.2017 © Sébastien Carbonelle; det. Bob Dransfield

Staegeriella necopinata on Galium mollugo

apterae

gall

irregular and disfiguring growth of stem and inflorescence. Apterae 1.5-2 mm, dark greyish green to lead-coloured, ventrally dusted with wax powder. Antennae ≥ 0.7 length, siphunculi short, conical.

host plants

Rubiaceae, oligophagous

Asperula aristata, cynanchica, purpurea; Galium glaucum, lucidum & subsp. fruticescens, mollugo, rubrum, verum; Rubia peregrina.

synonyms

Staegeriella asperulae Bozhko, 1959.

references

Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a) , Blackman & Eastop (2014), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buhr (1964b), Danielsson (1974a), González Funes & Michelena Saval (1988b), Heie (1992a), Hille Ris Lambers (1947c), Jörgl & Lampel (1988a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Meliá Masiá (1986a), Nieto Nafría & Mier Durante (1982a), Nieto Nafría, Muñoz Martínez & Mier Durante (1987a), Roskam (2009a), Tambs-Lyche (1970a), Tomasi (2014a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

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