Euura auritae Kopelke, 2000

on Salix

Euura auritae: gall on Salix aurita

Salix aurita, Mierlo, ‘t Wolfsven; ¬© Arnold Grosscurt

Euura auritae: gall on Salix aurita, opened

opened gall with larva

gall

weak swelling of a young shoot, up to 1.5 cm long, with smooth bark. The gall is unilocular, larva solitary. Univoltine; pupation probably in the gall.

hostplants

Salicaceae, narrowly monophagous

Salix aurita, cinerea (?) & subsp. oleifolia, lapponum, starkeana.

larva

Third abdominal segment with 3 dorsal annulets. Suranal plate without pseudocerci.

synonyms

Euura cinerae Kopelke, 1996; Euura lapponica Kopelke, 1996.

note

Member of the Euura amerinae species group.

references

BeneŇ° (2014a), Koops (2013a), Kopelke (1999a, 2000a, 2002a, 2006a), Liston (2006a), Liston ao (2012a), Liston, Heibo, Prous ao (2017a), Mol (2013a), Pschorn-Walcher & Altenhofer (2000a, 2006a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a).

mod 18.xi.2017