Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dysaphis virgata

Dysaphis virgata Shaposhnikov & Moralev, 1978

on Crataegus


Laeves are pale yellow or red, curled. At the underside pink apterae, dusted with wax. Their progeny in summer migrates to an unknown secondary host, certainly Apiaceae.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Crataegus orientalis.

distribution within Europe



Blackman & Eastop (2019), Roskam (2019a).

Last modified 9.xii.2019