Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Metidiocerus elegans

Metidiocerus elegans (Flor, 1861)

on Salix

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Salix aurita, caprea, cinerea, myrsinifolia, repens.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as egg.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Malenovský (2006a), Mol (2013b), Mühlethaler, Holzinger, Nickel & Wachmann (2018a), Söderman (2007a).

Last modified 21.i.2021