Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cerroneuroterus minutulus

Cerroneuroterus minutulus (Giraud, 1859)

on Quercus

Cerroneuroterus minutulus: galls on Quercus cerris

Quercus cerris, gall (from Houard, 1908a)


hard, globular galls, just 1.5 mm large, attached at one point to the underside of a weak leaf vein. The surface is hairless, verrucose. Usually several on a leaf.


Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus cerris, x hispanica, libani.


Neuroterus minutulus.


Only the agamous generation is known.


Buhr (1965a), Cerasa (2015a), Cogolludo (1921a), Hellrigl (2009a), Hellrigl & Bodur (2015a), Houard (1908a), Katılmış & Kıyak (2008a), Kemal & Koçak (2010a), Melika (2006a), Melika, Csóka & Pujade-Villar (2000a), Melika, Pujade-Villar, Abe ao (2010a), Shachar, Melika, Inbar & Dorchin (2018a).

Last modified 26.xi.2018