Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aulacorthum flavum

Aulacorthum flavum Muller, 1958

on Vaccinium


Apterae ± 2 mm, shining yellow or greenish yellow, with yellowish brown spots at bases of siphunculi. At the undersides of the leaves and at the hoot tips.


Ericaceae, ? monophagous

Vaccinium corymbosum, uliginosum.

Vaccinium uliginosum is the main host plant. Also reported from Andromeda polifolia.


Blackman & Eastop (2017), Buga & Stekolshchikov (2012a), Eklo & Hofsvang (2008a), Heie (1994a).

Last modified 1.iv.2018