Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Psoricoptera gibbosella

Psoricoptera gibbosella (Zeller, 1839)

humped groundling

on Quercus, Salix


Larvae in leaves rolled lengthwise.

host plants

restricted polyphagous

Quercus robur, rotundifolia; Salix caprea.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Huertas Dionisio, Patočka & Turčáni.


Aarvik (1987a), Biesenbaum (2010b), Bland, Corley, Emmet ao (2002a), Huemer (2012a), Huertas Dionisio (2012a), Huisman, Koster, van Nieukerken & Ulenberg (2001a), Kaitila (1996a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Sinev & Shapoval (2015a).

Last modified 25.iii.2021