Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Siphoninus phillyreae

Siphoninus phillyreae (Haliday, 1835)

ash whitefly

broadleaved trees

Siphoninus phillyreae on Fraxinus excelsior

Fraxinus excelsior, Belgium, prov. Limbourg, Hasselt, Natuurgebied Kiewit, 30.ix.2020 © Carina Van Steenwinkel

Siphoninus phillyreae on Fraxinus excelsior

occupied, vacated and parasitised puparia

Siphoninus phillyreae: vacated puparium

vacated puparium

Siphoninus phillyreae: parasitised puparium

vacated parasitised puparium

Siphoninus phillyreae: imago

emerging imago

Siphoninus phillyreae: imago

teneral imago

Siphoninus phillyreae: imago

imago

Siphoninus phillyreae on Crataegus spec.

Crataegus spec., Belgium, prov. Antwerp, Geel, Municipal fish pond, 5.x.2020 © Carina Van Steenwinkel

Siphoninus phillyreae on Crataegus spec.

puparia and imagines

Siphoninus phillyreae: puparia and imago

puparia and imago © Oregon Department of Agriculture

parasite

Puparia ± 1 mm, oval, yellowish white, often medially with an elongated dark spot; dorsally a number of tubular filaments, each with a clear drop of honeydew at its tip. At the undersides of the leaves.

host plants

Catalpa; Cercis occidentalis, siliquastrum; Chaenomeles speciosa; Citrus limon, sinensis; Cotoneaster; Crataegus azarolus, intricata, laevigata, mollis, monogyna, rhipidophylla; Cydonia oblonga; Fraxinus angustifolia, excelsior, latifolia, ornus, velutina; Lagerstroemia indica; Ligustrum; Liriodendron tulipifera; Magnolia stellata; Malus domestica, floribunda, fusca; Mespilus; Olea europaea; Phillyrea, latifolia; Prunus armeniaca, persica; Punica granatum; Pyracantha; Pyrus communis; Rhamnus alaternus; Syringa vulgaris; Ulmus procera; Ziziphus spina-christi.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Askew & Mifsud (2016a), Braggion (2013a), Clymans, de Schaetzen, Jansen, ao (2019b), Gertsson (2018a, 2020a), Gómez-Menor (1944a), Gomez-Menor Ortega (1954a), Hellrigl (2004a), Hernández-Suárez, Martin, Gill ao (2012a), Huldén (1986a), Jansen (2011a), Jansen & Ivanova (2018a), Klasa (2011a), Kozár & Bink-Moenen (1988a), Kozár, Guignard, Bachmann ao (1994a), Lock (2020a), Malumphy (2010a), Malumphy & Mifsud (2012a, Malumphy, Radonjić, Hrnčić & Raičević (2015a), Martin, Mifsud & Rapisarda (2000a), Mifsud (1995a), Nguyen & Hamon (2017a), Sorensen, Gill, Dowell & Garrison (1990a), Springate & Arnold (2012a), Stocks & Hodges (2010a), Tsagkarakis (2012a), Tsagkarakis, Ben-Dov & Papadoulis (2016a), Ulusoy, Karut, Özdemi̇r, ao (2012a), Zahradník (1961a).

Last modified 18.vii.2022