Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Lauthia acerina

Lauthia acerina (Giraud, 1863)

on Acer


The larvae live free among the galls of Pediaspis aceris on Acer pseudoplatanus. In A. campestre the species seemingly cannot survive.

host plants

Sapindacae, narrowly monophagous

Acer pseudoplatanus.


Ledomyia, Phaenolauthia, acerina.


Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Rübsaamen (1917a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 329), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a).

Last modified 14.x.2021