Anthracoidea hostianae Lindeberg, 1979

on Carex

gall

the contents of the ultimately rupturing utriculi is transformed into a hard, black body consisting of agglutinated spores; its surface is powdery.

hostplants

Cyperaceae, narrowly monophagous

Carex flava, hostiana, lepidocarpa & subsp. jemtlandica.

C. hostiana is the main host plant.

references

Almaraz (1998a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Lutz & Vánky (2009a), Piątek & Mułenko (2010a), Vánky (1994a).

mod 27.vii.2018