Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Megagonoscena viridis

Megagonoscena viridis (Baeva, 1963)

on Pistacia

gall

the leaf disc with small depressions at the underside, and corresponding tiny bulges at the upperside. In each cavity one flat larva. Often the leaf is somewhat disfigured.

host plants

Anacardiaceae, monophagous

Pistacia atlantica, terebinthus & subsp. palaestina, vera.

references

Mehrnejad (2001a, 2010a), Spodek, Burckhardt & Freidberg (2017a).

Last modified 21.v.2020