Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Isocolus carthami

Isocolus carthami Dyakonchuk, 2003

Hymenoptera, Cynipidae

on Carthamus

gall

1-3 mm large gall in the involucral bracts. The wall is smooth, thick and very hard.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Carthamus lanatus.

references

Melika (2006a).

22/11/2014

Last modified 28.vi.2017