Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dorytomus hirtipennis

Dorytomus hirtipennis Bedel, 1884

on Salix

parasite

Larvae bore in the catkins, both male and female ones. Pupation in the soil.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Salix alba, cinerea, elaeagnos, x fragilis, viminalis.

Primarily on S. alba.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1986a), Dieckmann & Herger (1985a), Morris (1969a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 24.ix.2020