Dasineura acrophila

Description

This species galls the leaves of Ash with many white larvae in a pod formed by partial or complete thickening and upfolding of leaflet over the midrib.

Identification difficulty
Habitat

Wherever Ash, the host plant is found.

When to see it

Late spring to early summer

Life History

Univoltine, pupates in the soil.

UK Status

Widespread and common

VC55 Status

Not known

Leicestershire & Rutland Map

MAP KEY:

Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

UK Map