Cerroneuroterus lanuginosus (Giraud, 1859)

on Quercus

Cerroneuroterus lanuginosus: galls on Quercus cerris

Quercus cerris, Hungary, Balatonszepezd © László Érsek

Cerroneuroterus lanuginosus: gall on Quercus cerris

a single gall


Long-hairy, thick-discoidal gall, 4-6 mm across, that is attached with one point at the underside of a leaf. The hairs in the central part are orange-brown, more laterally they are greyish-white. The gall tissue around the small central gall chamber has several horizontal cavities.


Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus brantii, cerris, ithaburensis subsp. macrolepis.


Neuroterus lanuginosus.


Only the agamous generation is known.


Synergus tibialis.


Bellmann (2012a), Buhr (1965a), Ceresa (2015a), Cogolludo (1921a), Hellrigl (2009a), Hellrigl & Bodur (2015a), Houard (1908a), Katılmış & Kıyak (2008a), Kemal & Koçak (2010a), Kollár (2007a), Kwast (2012a), Melika (2006a), Melika, Csóka & Pujade-Villar (2000a), Melika, Pujade-Villar, Abe, Tang, Nicholls, Wachi, Ide, Yang, Pénzes, CsóKa & Stone (2010a), Mete & Demirsoy (2012a), Pujade-Villar, Kwast, Thuroczy & Bellido (2002a), Stănescu (2009a).

mod 4.vi.2018