Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Brachycaudus populi

Brachycaudus populi (del Guercio, 1911)

on Silene


Apterae 2-3 mm, red-brown with shiny black dorsal shield; at the upper parts the plant

host plants

Caryophyllaceae, monophagous

Silene vulgaris & subsp. commutata.


Anuraphis populi.


Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2017), Buga & Stekolshchikov (2012a), Cogolludo (1921a), Heie (1992a), Hellrigl (2004a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Müller (1986a), Stekolshchikov, Leshchinskaya, Buga & Voronova (2010a), Suay Cano & González Funes (1998b), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 25.i.2019