Livia junci on Paula Schrank, 1789

on Juncus

Livia junci (juncorum) gall

Juncus articulatus, Belgium, prov. Namur, Wiesme, Bois du Roi © Jean-Yves Baugnée

Livia junci: gall on Juncus bulbosus

Juncus bulbosus, Belgium, prov. Antwerp, Turnhout, Haverven © Sébastien Carbonnelle

Livia junci: 5th instar larva

5th instar larva (from Ossiannilsson, 1992a)

hostplants

Juncaceae, monophagous

Juncus acutiflorus, alpinoarticulatus, anceps, articulatus, atratus, bufonius, bulbosus, capitatus, conglomeratus, effusus, gerardi, inflexus, jacquinii, subnodulosus.

Mainly on the smaller species.

synonyms

Livia juncorum (Latreille, 1798).

inquilines

Within their gall the larvae are predated by the larvae of the cecidomyiid Lestodiplosis liviae.

references

Baugnée, Burckhardt & Fassotte (2002a), Baylac (1988a), Béguinot (2006a), Bellmann (2012a), Buhr (1964b), Burckhardt (1983a, 2002a), Chinery (2011a), Conci, Rapisarda & Tamanini (1992a), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Hellrigl (2004a), Hodkinson (2009a), Hodkinson & White (1979a), Houard (1908a), Jerinić-Prodanović (2010a), Koops (2013a), Lambinon & Schneider (2004a), Lauterer (1976a), Lehmann & Flügel (2012a), Lehmann & Hannover (2016a), Malenkovský & Lauterer (2012a), O’Connor & Malumphy (2011a), Ossiannilsson (1992a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Seljak (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Stănescu (2009a), Tomasi (2003a, 2014a), White & Hodkinson (1982a).

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