Eteobalea teucrii (Walsingham, 1907)

on Teucrium

Eteobalea teucrii: gall on Teucrium fruticans

Teucrium fruticans, Spanje, Sierra Morena, iv.2017 © Sébastien Carbonelle

Eteobalea teucrii: gall on Teucrium fruticans

opened gall

gall

Elongated galls in the woody stems and branches; pupation in the gall.

host plants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Teucrium fruticans.

phenology

Galls from February till August.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Head black; prothoracic shield and feet olive grey, darker at rear margin and along the suture; body and anal plate white without markings.

synonyms

Stagmatophora teucrii.

references

Koster & Sinev (2003a), Walsingham (1907a).

mod 2.ix.2019