Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Euura laeta

Euura laeta (Brischke, 1883)

on Salix


the leaf base is swollen; inside a single sawfly caterpillar. Often several galls on the same shoot, especially near the tip. Univoltine, hibernation in the soil.

host plants

Salicaceae, narrowly monophagous

Salix viminalis.


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


Cryptocampus laetus; Euura viminalis (Kopelke, 2001) nec (Linnaeus, 1758).


Member of the Euura amerinae species group.


Beneš (2014a), Beneš & Holuša (2015a), Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Houard (1908a), Kopelke (1999a, 2001a), Liston (2006a), Liston, Heibo, Prous ao (2017a), Liston, Taeger & Blank (2006a), Taeger, Altenhofer, Blank, ao (1998a), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 25.iv.2020