Obolodiplosis robiniae (Haldeman, 1847)

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English Black locust gall midge ISEIA: C3
Lëtzebuergesch Amerikanesch Galméck EASIN
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Report the species

Report Obolodiplosis robiniae to the National Museum of Natural History.

Status and distribution in Luxembourg

Distribution map of Obolodiplosis robiniae (Haldeman, 1847) in Luxembourg. Data source: Recorder-Lux, iNaturalist & GBIF, 2019-12-13.

The species was first observed in Luxembourg in 2006 by F. Feitz in Remich (Schneider & Walisch 2009). The 114 occurrences of the species documented in the Recorder database (06/02/2018) concern more or less every part of the country.

Risk assessment

ISEIA protocol: C3 (3+1+1+1) (Ries et al. 2017: 69).


  • Ries, C., A. Arendt, C. Braunert, S. Christian, A. Dohet, A. Frantz, G. Geimer, M. Hellers, J. A. Massard, X. Mestdagh, R. Proess, N. Schneider & M. Pfeiffenschneider, 2017. Environmental impact assessment and black, watch and alert list classification after the ISEIA Protocol of invertebrates in Luxembourg. Bull. Soc. Nat. luxemb. 119: 63-70. [PDF 360 KB]
  • Schneider, N. & T. Walisch, 2009. Sur la présence au Luxembourg d’Obolodiplosis robiniae (Haldeman, 1847) (Insecta, Diptera, Cecidomyiidae). Bull. Soc. Nat. luxemb. 110: 161-165. [PDF 470 KB]

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