Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dorytomus salicis

Dorytomus salicis Walton, 1851

on Salix


Probably the larvae bore in the catkins, and pupate in the soil.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Salix alba, aurita, caprea, cinerea, repens.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Only on the male flowers (Sprick ao).


Benedikt, Borovec, Fremuth ao (2010a), Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1986a), Germann (2017a), Heijerman & van der Leij (1997a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Sprick, Schmidt & Gärtner (2013a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 20.xii.2021