Aulacidea pilosellae (Kieffer, 1901)

on Pilosella

Aulacidea pilosellae: galls on Pilosella officinarum

Pilosella officinarum, Belgium, prov. Namur, Chevetogne © Jean-Yves Baugnée

Aulacidea pilosellae: galls on Pilosella officinarum

same leaf, underside

gall

Pupation within the gall.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Pilosella cymosa, echioides, flagellaris, floribunda, officinarum, onegensis.

notes

The species is fully parthenogenetic, and can have several generations in a season (Nieves-Aldrey, 2001a)

references

Bellmann (2012a), Bowdrey (2009a), Buhr (1964a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Eady & Quinlan (1963a), Hellrigl (2009a), Hellrigl & Bodur (2015a), Jennings (2014b), Koops (2013a), Melika (2006a), Nieves-Aldrey (2001a, 2004a), Nieves-Aldrey, Gómez, Hernández Nieves & &Lobo (2006a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a). Tomasi (2012a, 2014a).

mod 13.vi.2018