Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Hyadaphis coriandri

Hyadaphis coriandri (Das, 1918)

on Apiaceae


Apterae 1-2 mm, dirty greenish with dark green dorsal mottling and rust‑red patches at bases of dark brown siphunculi, variably dusted with white mealy wax. Apterae mainly in the umbels.

host plants

Apiaceae, oligophagous

Anethum; Astydamia latifolia; Carum; Coriandrum; Daucus carota; Ferula linkii; Foeniculum vulgare; Pastinaca; Peucedanum; Pimpinella.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


In Iran and Kazakhstan the species seems to go through a sexual phase on Lonicera (Blackman & Eastop). This perhaps explains a singular observation of this species on Lonicera tatarica by Osiadacz & Wojciechowski..


Blackman & Eastop (2018), González Funes & Michelena Saval (1988b), Mifsud, Mangion, Azzopardi ao (2011a), Nieto Nafría, Carnero Hernández & Mier Durante (1977a), Nieto Nafria & Mler Durante (1983a), Osiadacz & Wojciechowski (2008a), Suay Cano & González Funes (1998b).

Last modified 27.xii.2018