Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tetramesa aciculata

Tetramesa aciculata (von Schlechtendal, 1961)

on Stipa

gall

Culm above the 3rd or 4th node with an elongate, weak swelling. Larva solitary in the pith, without a definite larval chamber

hostplants

Poaceae, monophagous

Stipa capillata.

synonyms

Harmolita aciculata; Isosoma acuculatum.

references

Buhr (1965a), Claridge (1961a), Dauphin & Aniotsbeher (1997a), Houard (1908a).

Last modified 30.vii.2018