Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Macrolabis bedeguariformis

Macrolabis bedeguariformis (Rudow, 1875)

on Populus


buds are enlarged and transformed in what reminds of a bedeguar gall; yellow-white larva in a large gall chamber.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Populus tremula.


Last found in 1876.


Gagné & Jaschhof (2014a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 198), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravý, Skuhravá & Brewer (1997a).

Last modified 30.ix.2021