Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aleyrodes elevatus

Aleyrodes elevatus Silvestri, 1934


Aleyrodes elevatus: puparium

puparium (from Hernández-Suárez ao).


Puparia yellowish green, 0.7 mm, convex, at the undersides of the leaves.

host plants

Ficus carica; Mercurialis annua; Parietaria officinalis.


Two generations are passed on Ficus. When the leaves start to yellow in the autumn, the adults migrate to Mercurialis and Parietaria. Here follows a third larval generation, and hibernation, as puparium, takes place.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Gómez-Menor (1944a), Hernández-Suárez, Martin, Gill ao (2012a), Martin, Mifsud & Rapisarda (2000a), Onillon, Panis & Belkhadi (2004a), Šimala, Masten Milek & Korić (2009a).

Last modified 31.viii.2020