Aleuroclava similis (Takahashi, 1938)

polyphagous

parasite

Puparia 0.8-1 mm, translucent, broadly oval with the margin distinctly indented in the posterior third; at the underside of the leaves.

host plants

Amaranthus; Camellia; Ilex; Pieris japonica; Rhododendron; Vaccinium vitis-idaea.

In natural situations mostly on Vaccinium vitis-idaea.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as puparium.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Aleurotuberculatus similis; A. similis europaeus ZahradnĂ­k, 1962.

references

Bink, Bink-Moenen & Woets (1980a), Huldén (1986a), Jansen (2011a), Klasa (2011a), Klasa & Palaczyk (2008a), Malumphy, Ostrauskas & Pye (2009a), Martin, Mifsud & Rapisarda (2000a).

mod 16.iii.2019