Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Trialeurodes ericae

Trialeurodes ericae Bink-Moenen, 1976

on Erica

Trialeurodes ericae: puparium

puparium (from Bink-Moenen, 1976a)


Puparia 1 mm long, narrowly oval, light brown, surrounded by a waxy palissade, at the undersides of the leaves.

host plants

Ericaceae, monophagous

Erica arborea, australis, lusitanica, multiflora, tetralix, umbellata.


distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Bink, Bink-Moenen & Woets (1980a), Bink-Moenen (1976a, 1989a), Huldén (1986a), Jansen (2011a), Lock (2020a), Martin, Mifsud & Rapisarda (2000a).

Last modified 13.x.2020