Dasineura acrophila (Winnertz, 1853)

on Fraxinus

Dasineura acrophila: galls on Fraxinus spec.

Fraxinus spec., Italy, Aosta © Ben van As

Dasineura acrophila: gall on Fraxinus excelsior

Fraxinus excelsior, Belgium, prov. Namur, Viroinval © Stéphane Claerebout

Dasineura acrophila: larva

the gall contained four white larvae

Dasineura acrophila: gall on Fraxinus excelsior

Fraxinus excelsior, Belgium, prov. Hainaut, Vaulx-le-Tournai © Stéphane Claerebout

Dasineura acrophila: larva in opened gall

larva in opened gall

Dasineura acrophila: larva

larva, with blue-green contents of intestine

gall

A leaflet is altogether or only partially thickened and folded upwards over the midrib, creating a pod. Larvae white, gregarious. Univoltine, pupation in the soil.

host plants

Oleaceae, monophagous

Fraxinus angustifolia & subsp. oxycarpa, americana, excelsior, ornus, pallisiae

inquilines

Clinodiplosis invocata and Macrolabis pavida.

references

Barnes (1951a), Béguinot (2003a), Bellmann (2012a), Bruun (2015a), Buhr (1964b), Chinery (2011a), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Ecott (2012a), Houard (1909a), Kollár (2011a), Lambinon, Carbonnelle & Claerebout (2015a), Lambinon Schneider & Feitz (2012a), Lehmann & Hannover (2016a), Mirumian (2011a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Sánchez & Bruun (2018a), Sánchez, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2012a), Simova-Tošić & Skuhravá (2001a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a, 2000a, 2004a, 2007a), Skrzypczyńska (2007a), Skuhravá, Karimpour, Sadeghi ao (2014a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a,b, 1997a,b, 1999a, 2005b, 2006a, 2008a, 2010a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Buhr (2013a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dončev & Dimitrova (1991a, 1992a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen, 2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Massa (2007a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a)m Sylvén (1983a), Tavares (1905a), Tomasi (2014a).

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