Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhaphigaster nebulosa

Rhaphigaster nebulosa (Poda, 1761)

mottled shieldbug

on woody plants

Rhaphigaster nebulosa

Greece, Lefkas, Katouna, 22.vi.2018 © Laurens van der Linde

parasite

Larvae and adults at the leaves or under the bark.

host plants

polyphagous

Acacia; Alnus; Arbutus unedo; Artemisia abrotanum; Berberis; Cedrus; Chamaecyparis; Citrus limon; Cornus mas; Corylus avellana; Crataegus; Cupressus; Elaeagnus angustifolia; Fraxinus angustifolia; Juniperus; Malus domestica; Morus; PinusPlatanus orientalis; Populus; Prunus armenaica, avium, domestica, dulcism mahaleb, persica; Punica granatum; Pyrus communis; Quercus coccifera, infectoria; Rosa; Rubus; Salix; Sorbus aria; Styrax; Tamarix; Ulmus; Vitis vinifera.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Aukema, Bos, Hermes & Zeinstra (2005a), Aukema & Steeghs (2002a), Bantock (2018a), Baugnée (2003c), Bolu (2020a), Diéguez Fernández (2018a), Dietze, Münch & Vogel (2006a), Gözüaçik, Fent & Özgen (2011a), Lodos, Önder, Pehlivan, ao (1998a), Sciberras & Sciberras (2010a), Tezcan & Önder (2003a).

Last modified 15.viii.2023