Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ellescus scanicus

Ellescus scanicus (Paykull, 1792)

on poplar, ? willow

parasite

The larvae develop in the fruits, pupate in the soil.

host plants

Salicaceae, ? monophagous

Populus alba, nigra, tremula.

Records from Salix alba, caprea, viminalis are at best occasional, according to Dieckmann.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Delbol (2013a), Dieckmann (1988a), Knutelski (2001a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Sprick, Schmidt & Gärtner (2013a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).

Last modified 23.ix.2020