Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Caryocolum amaurella

Caryocolum amaurella (Hering, 1924)

on Silene

gall

stem in spring swollen and curved; inside a caterpillar; pupation in the soil.

host plants

Caryophyllaceae, monophagous

Silene nutans, otites, viscaria.

synonyms

Caryocolum amaurellum; C., Lita viscariae (Schütze, 1931).

references

Baldizzone (2004a), Buhr (1965a), Burmann (1990a), Huemer (1986a. 1988b, 1989b), Kaitila (1996a), Liška ao (2000a), Nel (2003a), Opheim (1977a), Pröse (1995a), Schütze (1931a), Szőcs (1977a), Wieser & Huemer (1999a).

Last modified 20.ii.2020