Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura minoterminalis

Dasineura minoterminalis Stelter, 1969

on Salix


Several leaves of a terminal bud are not unfolded, but rolled inwards, forming a slender-fusiform, erect gall of up to 8 mm. In the centre one, red, larva that eventually pupates within the gal. Univoltine.

host plants

Salicaceae, narrowly monophagous

Salix aurita, caprea, cinerea.


Rabdophaga minoterminalis.


Buhr (1965a # 6060a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Roskam (2009a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 237), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a).

Last modified 4.x.2021