Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura clausilia

Dasineura clausilia (Bremi, 1847)

on Salix

gall

The description if this species is so imcomplete that in fact it is unrecognisable; apparently there is no type material left (Gagné). Probably it is some predator or inquiline of a Rabdophaga, possibly even a gall mite.

hostplants

Salicacae, monophagous

Salix alba, caprea, daphnoides, elaeagnos, purpurea.

synonyms

Rabdophaga clausilia; Rabdophaga inchbaldiana (Mik, 1886).

references

Barnes (1951a), Gagné (2010a), Gagné & Jaschhof (2014), Houard (1908a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1997a) Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a), Tomasi (2003a).

Last modified 18.vi.2018