Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Elasmucha grisea

Elasmucha grisea (Linnaeus, 1758)

parent bug

on Alnus, Betula

parasite

Larvae and adults at the leaves.

host plants

Betulaceae, oligophagous

Alnus cordata; Betula.

Occasionally Fagus; Ilex; Lactuca sativa; Picea; Tilia cordata.

phenology

Two generations, the first one on birch, the second one on alder (Roth ao).

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

synonyms

Elasmucha eckerleini cypria Josifov, 1971; E. grisea cypria.

references

Aukema, Heijerman & Kalkman (2016a), Bantock (2018a), Baugnée (2003c), Dusoulier & Mouquet (2007a), Lodos & Önder (1979a), Malenovský, Baňař & Kment (2011a), Ribes (1988a), Roques, Cleary, Matsiakh & Eschem (2017a), Roth, Adaschkiewitz & Fischer (2006a), Schubert (2007a), Wagner (1955a).

Last modified 11.iv.2022