Anisostephus betulinus (Kieffer, 1889)

Diptera, Cecidomyiiddae

on Betula

Anisostephus betulinus: galls on Betula pubescens

Betula pubesens, Voorschoten, lg de Horsten

Anisostephus betulinus: galls on Betula pubescens

same leaf, underside


Larva solitary, whitish, with a conspicuous sternal spatula; one generation per year; hibernation in the soil.


Betulaceae, monophagous

Betula litwinowii, pendula, pubescens.


if the galls occur on Betula nana, then check also for Massalongia bachmaieri.


Barnes (1951a), Béguinot (2002g, 2006a,b, 2007b), Bellmann (2012a), Buhr (1964b), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Kollár (2011a), Koops (2013a), Lambinon, Carbonelle & Claerebout (2015a), Lehmann & Hannover (2016a), O’Connor & Wistow (1999a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonelle (2015a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2007a), Skrzypczyńska (2007a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2005b, 2006a, 2007a, 2010a,b, 2012a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Buhr (2013a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Tomasi (2014a).


mod 18.vii.2017