Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aulacidea nibletti

Aulacidea nibletti Quinlan & Askew, 1969

on Hieracium


Cynipid larvae in malformed flower heads. They probably live solitary in galled achenes, like in other species of the genus.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Hieracium lachenalii subsp. cruentifolium.

parasitoids, predators

Eurytoma cynipsea.


Askew, Plantard, Gómez, ao (2006a), Nieves-Aldrey (2004a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a).

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