Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Euura oblita

Euura oblita (Audinet-Serville, 1823)

on Salix

Euura oblita: galls

Salix alba, Nieuwendam

Euura oblita: larva


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the eye patch, with one ocellus; pigmentation of the head

Euura oblita: larva

Salix x fragilis, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, Moerputten © Ad Mol


leaf margin, generally at one side only, sharply folded downwards, leaving little space between the undersides. The leaf is not twisted lengthwise.


Salicaceae, narrowly monophagous

Salix alba, babylonica, x fragilis, triandra.


Third abdominal segment with 4 dorsal annulets; 1–3 with setae. Suranal plate with widely separated pseudocerci; they are pale, unusually large.


Phyllocolpa oblita; Pontania, Phyllocolpa, puella (Thomson, 1871).


Member of the Euura oblita species group.


Beneš (2015a), Beneš & Holuša (2015a), Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Hellrigl (2004b), Lambinon Schneider & Feitz (2012a), Kopelke (1999a, 2007a,c), Mol (2013a), Pschorn-Walcher & Altenhofer (2006a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Savina, Liston, Boevé, ao (2013a), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 21.iv.2020