Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Trifurcula trasaghica

Trifurcula trasaghica A & Z Laštůvka, 2005

on Cytisus

Trifurcula trasaghica: mine

mine (from Laštůvka & Laštůvka)

parasite

The larva lives as a borer, making a spiral, gradually widening, gallery around the pith. The stem can become somewhat swollen, like galled.

hostplants

Fabaceae, narrowly monophagous

Cytisus decumbens.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).

references

Laštůvka & Laštůvka (2005a).

Last modified 28.ii.2018