Spurgia esulae (Gagne)

Plant species attacked: Leafy spurge | Cypress spurge
Biocontrol Agent Type: Bud-gall forming midge
Country of Origin: The populations released in BC orginated in Italy
First Released in BC: 1990
There are no positive monitoring and/or dispersal locations in BC on Leafy or Cypress spurge
This biocontrol species is currently not available for distribution
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