Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Physatocheila smreczynskii

Physatocheila smreczynskii China, 1952

apple lace-bug

on Sorbus, etc.


Larvae and imagines freely on the leaves.

host plants

Rosaceae, oligophagous

Sorbus aucuparia.

Occasionally on Malus; Pyrus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).


Aukema & Hermes (2006a), Grancher, Aubourg & Gargatte (2011a), Heckmann & Rieger (2001a), Viskens, Bruers & Vercauteren (0000a).

Last modified 24.iii.2021