Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Timaspis chondrillae

Timaspis chondrillae (Gain, 1894)

Hymenoptera, Cynipidae

on Chondrilla

gall

Swelling of the stem, up to 4 cm long and 1.5 cm thick. In the pith a number of gall chambers.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Chondrilla juncea.

synonyms

Aylax rieli Tavares, 1930.

references

Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Houard (1909a, 1922a).

26/03/2014

Last modified 28.vi.2017