Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Contarinia tremulae

Contarinia tremulae Kieffer, 1909

on Populus

Contarinia tremulae on Populus tremula

Populus tremula, Norway, Blika, 18.vi.2019 © Hallvard Elven: gall

Contarinia tremulae on Populus tremula

Populus tremula, Norway, Blika, 18.vi.2019 © Hallvard Elven: gall

Contarinia tremulae on Populus tremula

Populus tremula, Norway, Blika, 18.vi.2019 © Hallvard Elven: gall

Contarinia tremulae galls

Populus tremula, Dronten © Arnold Grosscurt

Contarinia tremulae larva

detail with larva taken out

gall

Several larva in a galled leaf; thet are able to jump and even when mature they are white; the apex of the spatula is hardly indented. Univoltine. Pupation and hibernation in the ground.

host plants

Salicaceae, narrowly monophagous

Populus tremula.

references

Barnes (1951a), Béguinot (2000b, 2002h, 2012a), Buhr (1965a), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Kieffer (1909a), Nijveldt (1981a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a, 2000a, 2004a, 2007a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Postolovski (2007a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 195), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a), Skuhravý, Skuhravá & Brewer (1997a), Tomasi (2014a).

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