Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cochylimorpha santolinana

Cochylimorpha santolinana (Staudinger, 1871)

on Santolina

Cochylimorpha santolinana galls

galls (from Houard, 1909a)a: “Conchylis austrinana” on S. chamaecyparissias; b: “C. santolinana” on S. rosmarinifolia; c: “C. austrinana” on S. rosmarinifolia. Regarding C. austrinana see also Cochylimorpha peucedana.


fusiform swelling of the stem, usually just below the capitulum.


Asteraceae, monophagous

Santolina chamecyparissias, rosmarinifolia.


Houard (1909a), Tautel (2000a).

Last modified 4.xii.2021