Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Synophrus hungaricus

Synophrus hungaricus Melika & Mikó, 2009

on Quercus

gall

compact, weak, unilocular swelling of a young twig, just below the terminal bud. Rarely also in the petiole or midrib.

hostplants

Fagaceae, narrowly monophagous

Quercus cerris.

synonyms

the species has only recently been distinguished from Synophrus politus.

notes

See S. politus for the remarkable biology of the species of this genus.

references

Pénzes, Melika, Bozsóki ao (2009a).

21/12/2013

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