Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aulacidea martae

Aulacidea martae Nieves-Aldrey, 2004

on Launaea

gall

elliptic, c. 3 mm long gall chambers in stems that do not show any sign of infestation; only the exit holes betray the presence of the “galls”. Univoltine.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Launaea arborescens.

parasitoids, predators

Homoporus subniger.

references

Askew, Plantard, Gómez, ao (2006a), Nieves-Aldrey (2004a).

Last modified 8.vi.2022