Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cryptomyzus stachydis

Cryptomyzus stachydis (Heikinheimo, 1955)

on Ribes, primary host plant

parasite

Apterae ± 3 mm, pale yellowish, whitish or pale green, with a spinal row of green spots. On young leaves, causing yellowish vein-banding.

hostplants

Grossulariaceae, monophagous

Ribes “x cultorum”.

on Galeopsis, Lamium, Stachys, secondary host plants

hostplants

Lamiaceae, oligophagous

Galeopsis bifida; Lamium album; Stachys sylvatica.

notes

Species known only from northern Europe.

references

Bašilova & Rakauskas (2007a), Blackman & Eastop (2017), Eklo & Hofsvang (2008a), Heie (1994a), Stekolshchikov & Novgorodova (2013a).

Last modified 10.xii.2018