Issus coleoptratus (Fabricius, 1781)
on Hedera, etc.
Griekenland, Lefkas, Katouna, 12.vi.2021 © Laurens van der Linde
another specimen, dorsally
Larvae and adults free on the leaves.
Although many trees and shrubs are mentioned as a host, the species almost exclusively lives on ivy.
U nivoltine; hibernation as imago on conifers and evergreen shrubs like ivy and privet.
distribution within Europe
Himmelsbach, Weth, Böhme, ao (2016a), Malenkovský & Lauterer (2012a), Mazzoni (2005a), Mühlethaler, Holzinger, Nickel & Wachmann (2018a), Le Quesne (1960a), Whitehead & Key (2010a).