Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Barbotinia oraniensis

Barbotinia oraniensis (Barbotin, 1964)

on Papaver

Barbotinia oranienis: galls on Papaver rhoeas

Papaver rhoeas; at left an opened fruit with two galls, at right a fruit with a sectioned gall (from Roques ao).


In the fruits a small number, usually 1-3 unilocular gall chambers, 3-5mm in size.remaining free from the wall of the capsule. Parasitised fruits are hardly swollen or disfigured.

host plants

Papaveraceae, monophagous

Papaver argemone, dubium, hybridum, rhoeas.


Aylax oraniensis Barbotin, 1964.


Askew, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2001a), Askew, Plantard, Gómez, ao (2006a), Cobo, Ribes & Pujade-Villar (2016a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Demirel, Tataroğlu & Katilmiş (2023a), Fusu (2017a), Gómez, Hernández Nieves, Gayubo & Nieves-Aldrey (2017a), Gómez, Hernández Nieves, Garrido Torres, ao (2006a), Kwast (2012a), László, Prázsmári & Kelemen (2016a), Melika (2006a), Melika & Karimpour (2012a), Nieves-Aldrey (1984a, 1994a, 2001a), Nieves-Aldrey & Askew (2002a), Nieves-Aldrey, Gómez, Hernández Nieves & Lobo (2006a), Pujade-Villar & Schiopu (2015a), Ronquist, Nylander, Vårdal & Nieves-Aldrey (2018a), Stojanović & Marković (2016a), Tataroğlu & Katılmış (2022a).

Last modified 28.xii.2023