Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aleuroclava aucubae

Aleuroclava aucubae (Kuwana, 1911)

aucuba whitefly

on broadleaved trees

Aleuroclava aucubae on Cellis occidentalis

Celtis occidentalis, Hungary, Budapest, Bikás park, 11.1x.2023 © László Érsek: puparia

Aleuroclava aucubae on Cellis occidentalis

fresh puparium

Aleuroclava aucubae on Cellis occidentalis

imago

Aleuroclava aucubae on Cellis occidentalis

paratised puprium

Aleuroclava aucubae on Koelreuteria paniculata

Koelreuteria paniculata, same data, new host plant

Aleuroclava aucubae on Koelreuteria paniculata

same leaf, upper side

Aleuroclava aucubae: puparia

puparia (from Seljak, 2012a).

parasite

Puparia black, shield-like, 0.7-0.8 mm long, at the undersides of the leaves. The puparia bear a distinct median ridge.

host plants

Celtis occidentalis; Citrus aurantium, limon; Crataegus; Ficus carica; Fraxinus angustifolia subsp. oxycarpa, ornus; Juglans; Koelreuteria paniculata; Ligustrum; Morus; Photinia; Pittosporum tobira; Prunus; Pyracantha; Sorbus; Ulmus glabra, pumila; Vitis.

phenology

Hibernation as puparium.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

notes

Species from southern Asia, since 2006 in southern Europe.

references

Gavrilov-Zimin & Borisov (2020a), Hári, Fail, Streito, ao (2021a), Malumphy, Radonjić, Hrnčić & Raičević (2015a), Seljak (2012a), Šimala, Masten Milek & Pintar (2014a, 2015a,b), Streito, Rossignol, Matile-Ferrero & & Germain (2014a).

Last modified 21.i.2024