Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eurytoma gallephedrae

Eurytoma gallephedrae Askew, 1998

on Ephedra


Reddish brown, smooth, globular, 3-5 mm sized, unilocular, in the axil of one of the tiny, scale-like leaves.

host plants

Ephedraceae, monophagous

Ephedra major.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).


Askew & Blasco-Zumeta (1998a), Askew, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2001a), Zerova (2010a), Zerova & Seryogina (2006a).

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