Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eteobalea teucrii

Eteobalea teucrii (Walsingham, 1907)

on Teucrium

Eteobalea teucrii: gall on Teucrium fruticans

Teucrium fruticans, Spanje, Sierra Morena, iv.2017 © Sébastien Carbonelle

Eteobalea teucrii: gall on Teucrium fruticans

opened gall


Elongated galls in the woody stems and branches; pupation in the gall.

host plants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Teucrium fruticans.


Galls from February till August.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Head black; prothoracic shield and feet olive grey, darker at rear margin and along the suture; body and anal plate white without markings.


Stagmatophora teucrii.


Koster & Sinev (2003a), Walsingham (1907a).

Last modified 2.ix.2019