Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Schizaphis rufula

Schizaphis rufula (Walker, 1849)

on Poaceae


Apterae 1-3 mm, yellowish green with darker green median stripe, slightly wax-powdered, with dark-tipped siphunculi.


Poaceae, oligophagous

Aegilops; “Agropyron“; Agrostis; Alopecurus; Ammophila arenaria; Apera; Bromus; Elymus; Leymus arenarius.

The reference to Bassia scoparia and Salsola kali by Börner & Franz presumably are casual occurrences (Blackman & Eastop).


Pergandeida rufula.


Blackman & Eastop (2017), Börner & Franz (1956a), Heie (1986a), de la Peña, Vandomme & Frago (2014a), Vandegehuchte, de la Peña & Bonte (2010a).

Last modified 6.xi.2017