Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acyrthosiphon ericetorum

Acyrthosiphon ericetorum Hille Ris Lambers, 1959

on Genists


Apterae ± 2 mm, colour unknwn, probably pale green.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Genista anglica.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


Blackman & Eastop presume that this species rather represents dwarfed specimens of Acyrthosiphon genistae.


Blackman & Eastop (2018), Hille Ris Lambers (1959a).

Last modified 23.xii.2018