Contarinia populi (Rübsaamen, 1917)

on Populus


Globular leaf gall, 4-5 mm ø, prominent at both sides of the blade, with a thick wall and an inner gall. Fully developed galls have a small circular opening at either side. Larva solitary, yellowish white to orange. Univoltine, hibernation and pupation in the soil.


Salicaceae, narrowly monophagous

Populus alba, tremula.


Syndiplosis populi.


see Lasioptera populnea.


Barnes (1951a), Buhr (1965a), Cilbircioğlu & Ünal (2009a), Hellrigl (2006a), Rübsaamen (1917a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2000a, 2004a), Skrzypczyńska (2007a), Skuhravá (2006a), Skuhravá, Bayram, Çam ao (2005a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1988a, 1997a, 1999b, 2005b,c, 2009a, 2003a, 2009a, 2010a, 2012a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Hellrigl (2001a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Skuhravý, Skuhravá & Brewer (1997a), Unal & Akkuzu (2009a).

mod 10.v.2018