Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dorytomus tremulae

Dorytomus tremulae (Fabricius, 1787)

on Populus


Larvae in the male and female catkins. However, according to Morris (1998a) the live, perhaps facultatively, in the leaf buds. Pupation in the soil.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Populus alba, nigra, tremula.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Delbol (2013a), Dieckman (1986a), Lechapt (2015a), Morris (1998a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), .

Last modified 24.ix.2020