Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Zygina nivea

Zygina nivea (Mulsant & Rey, 1855)

on Populus, Salix

parasite

Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Salicaceae, oligophagous

Populus alba, x canescens, nigra, tremula; Salix alba, eleagnos.

Also Acer campestre (Mazzoni); Vitex agnus-castus (Lodos & Kalkandelen).

phenology

Hibernating imago seen on Elaeagnus pungens, Quercus ilex.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

den Bieman & de Haas (2017a), Lock (2019a), Lodos & Kalkandelen (1984a), Mazzoni (2005a), Mühlethaler, Holzinger, Nickel & Wachmann (2018a), Seljak (2004a).

Last modified 30.i.2021