Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tupiocoris rhododendri

Tupiocoris rhododendri (Dolling, 1972)

ehododedron mirid

on Rhododendron


Larvae and adults predate on the young, sticky growing points on aphids, in particular Illinoia lambersi.

host plants

Ericaceae, monophagous

Rhododendron ponticum.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).


Aukema (2013a), Aukema, Bos, Hermes & Zeinstra (2005a), Aukema, Bruers & Viskens (2007a), Aukema, Chérot, Viskens & Bruers (2014a), Aukema & Hermes (2009a), Dethier & Chérot (2014a), Frey, Zanetta, Moretti & Heckmann (2016a), Hoffmann (2018a), Kment, Hradil, Baňař, ao (2013a), Rutkowski & Gierlasiński (2021a), Simon (2008a), Szpryngiel & Coulianos (2017a).

Last modified 8.iv.2022