Dorytomus dejeani Faust, 1882

on Populus


Larvae in the catkins, mainly the males ones; pupation in the soil. Oviposition already in the autumn.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Populus alba, nigra, tremula.

Mainly on P. tremula.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Colonnelli, Osella & Cornacchia (2011a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1986a), Morris (1982a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Talamelli (1995a).

mod 26.iv.2019