Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aphrophora pectoralis

Aphrophora pectoralis Matsumura, 1903

on Salix


Larvae and adults free on the shoots; larvae in a mass of froth.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Salix aurita, caprea, cinerea, phylicifolia, purpurea.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Baugnée (2003c), Malenovský (2006a), Malenovský, Baňař & Kment (2011a), Malenkovský & Lauterer (2012a), Mühlethaler, Holzinger, Nickel & Wachmann (2018a), Söderman (2007a).

Last modified 16.i.2021