Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aphrophora salicina

Aphrophora salicina (Goeze, 1778)

on Salix

parasite

Eggs are deposited, often several close together, in the bark of the tip of a young shoot. Larvae, covered by froth, on young branches; often several together in the same froth mass.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Salix caprea, cinerea, repens.

phenology

Univoltine; hibermation as egg.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Aphrophora salicis (De Geer, 1773).

references

Badmin (2006a), Drake (2006a), Buhr (1965a), Metcalf & Barber (1929a), Roques, Cleary, Matsiakh & Eschem (2017a).

Last modified 8.ix.2020