Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aulacidea nibletti

Aulacidea nibletti Quinlan & Askew, 1969

on Hieracium

gall

Cynipid larvae in malformed flower heads. They probably live solitary in galled achenes, like in other species of the genus.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Hieracium lachenalii subsp. cruentifolium.

references

Nieves-Aldrey (2004a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a).

Last modified 19.xii.2018