Aphalara ulicis Foerster, 1848

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, like the ones of A. exilis.

hostplants

Polygonaceae, narrowly monophagous

Rumex acetosa, acetosella, scutatus.

synonyms

Aphalara pauli Loginova, 1979, sensu Ossiannilsson (1992a).

references

Baugnée, Burckhardt & Fassotte (2002a), Burckhardt (2002a), Burckhardt & Lauterer (1997a), O’Connor & Malumphy (2011a), Ossiannilsson (1992a).

mod 4.iv.2018