Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Panteliella fedtschenkoi

Panteliella fedtschenkoi (Rübsaamen, 1896)

on Phlomis

Panteliella fedtschenkoi: galls on Phlomis tuberosa

Phlomis tuberosa, galls (from Houard, 1909a)


upper side of the leaf with 2- mm large, globular, long, white-hairy unilocular galls, each with an apodous larva or pupa; sometimes up to 100 galls on a leaf. The galls may develop also at the inside of an outwardly unmodified stem. Finally the galls may be formed inside the flowers, form where they then protrude.

host plants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Phlomis tuberosa.


Buhr (1965a), Houard (1909a), Melika (2006a), Nieves-Aldrey (1994a), Stănescu (2009a).

Last modified 7.iii.2019