Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aphalara grandicula

Aphalara grandicula (Gegechkori, 1981)

on Rumex

gall

leaves disfigured, bumpy, with in the corresponding underside depressions a strongly flattened larva that is not encircled by a nimbus of wax threads.

host plants

Polygonaceae, narrowly monophagous

Rumex scutatus.

references

Burckhardt & Lauterer (1997a), Drohojowska & Burckhardt (2014a).

Last modified 22.v.2020