Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Resseliella oculiperda

Resseliella oculiperda (Rübsaamen, 1893)

on woody Rosaceae


the pink to red larvae live on the cambium where this has become available by wounding. No galling does occur. Two or three annual generations; pupation in the ground.


Rosaceae, oligophagous

Malus domestica; Pyrus communis; Rosa.


Resseliella oculiperda

spatula with papillae (from Möhn, 1955a)


Diplosis, Tomasia, Thomasiniana, oculiperda.


A pest in nurseries of fruit trees, where scion buds are grafted on a rootstock.


Barnes (1948a,b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gagné (2010a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Rübsaamen (1893a, 1911e), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2004a), Skuhravá, Karimpour, Sadeghi ao (2014a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1999a, 2021a: 206, 228), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Jørgensen (2006a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Skrzypczyńska & Szadziewski (2008a).

Last modified 14.iii.2023