Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dysaphis affinis

Dysaphis affinis (Mordvilko, 1928)

on Malus


The aphids cause intense reddening, swelling and curling of the leaves. No host alternation.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Malus domestica.

distribution within Europe

Species from the Middle and Far East; records from Turkey and Latvia may concern accidental introductions.


Blackman & Eastop (2019), Buga & Stekolshchikov (2012a), Roskam (2019a).

Last modified 18.xii.2019