Submission - 14/07/2020

Sighting - 2020-07-12

Species Seen Gall of Didymomyia tiliacea (a midge) on Lime leaves
Scientific Name Didymomyia tiliacea (Bremi 1847)
Recorder Rob Randall
Record Status Confirmed
Identifier Rob Randall
Identified on 14/07/2020
Location ST745652
Phase Gall
Locality Royal Avenue
Habitat Leaves of Common Lime
Notes These galls are quite complex. First there is a large swelling in the leaf and then an inner cylindrical gall develops and protrudes, then eventually drops to the ground.