Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aleurochiton pseudoplatani

Aleurochiton pseudoplatani Visnya, 1936

on Acer

Aleurochiton pseudoplatani: puparia on Acer pseudoplatanus

Acer pseudoplatanus, Belgium, prov. Antwerp, Westerlo, Rothoek, 11.ix.2020 © Carina Van Steenwinkel

Aleurochiton pseudoplatani: puparia on Acer pseudoplatanus

puparia

Aleurochiton pseudoplatani: puparia on Acer pseudoplatanus

same puparia, from the side

Aleurochiton pseudoplatani: puparium, parasitised

puparium that has been vacated by a parasitoid

Aleurochiton pseudoplatani puparium

puparium, SEM photo © A Łatkiewicz & B Wiśniowski (from Klasa & Wiśniowski)

parasite

Puparia greyish yellow at the undersides of the leaves.

host plants

Sapindaceae, monophagous

Acer pseudoplatanus.

Rarely Acer monspessulanum, opalus.

phenology

One or two generations; hibernation as puparium.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Bink, Bink-Moenen & Woets (1980a), Hellrigl (2004a), Jansen (2011a), Jansen & Ivanova (2018a), Klasa (2011a), Klasa & Palaczyk (2008a, 2011a), Klasa & Wiśniowski (2016a), Kozár & Bink-Moenen (1988a), Kozár, Guignard, Bachmann ao (1994a), Martin, Mifsud & Rapisarda (2000a), Šimala & Masten Milek (2013a).

Last modified 12.ix.2020