Dasineura auritae


Causes galls on Salix where the leaf edges roll. The living larva is yellow with only one larva in each gall. Two generations per year: the summer generation pupates within the gall, the winter generation in the ground.

Identification difficulty
UK Status

Rare or under recorded.

VC55 Status

Rare or under recorded in Leicestershire and Rutland. 

Leicestershire & Rutland Map


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

UK Map