Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tetramesa fumipennis

Tetramesa fumipennis (Walker, 1832)

on Alopecurus

gall

The only observation concerned two cells, together above a low node in a culm. The larvae hibernated in the cells and pupated in the following spring.

hostplants

Poaceae, monophagous

Alopecurus geniculatus, pratensis.

references

Claridge (1961a), Popescu (2001a).

25/05/2017

Last modified 15.viii.2017