Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Spulerina simploniella

Spulerina simploniella (Fischer von Röslerstamm, 1840)

on Castanea, Quercus


long, tortuous, very shallow gallery just below the bark of a still smooth stem; in the end the gallery widens into a blotch. Callus formation may suggest galling.


Fagaceae, oligophagous

Castanea sativa; Quercus petraea, pubescens, robur.


Dialectica, Eutrichocnemis, simploniella.


Biesenbaum (2010a), Buhr (1965a), Buszko (1997a, 1992b), Hering (1934a), Kuchlein & de Vos (1999a), A & Z Laštůvka (2011a), Parenti & Varalda (2000a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), De Prins (1998a), Szőcs (1977a, 1981a).

Last modified 25.xi.2017