Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aulacidea laurae

Aulacidea laurae Nieves-Aldrey, 1992

on Podospermum


Larva in a slightly swollen, deciduous achene that measures about 10 x 2 mm. Pupation and hibernation in the gall.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Podospermum laciniatum.


Melika (2006a), Nieves-Aldrey (2001a, 2004a), Nieves-Aldrey & Askew (2002a), Nieves-Aldrey, Gómez, Hernández Nieves & &Lobo (2006a).

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