Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Metopolophium frisicum

Metopolophium frisicum Hille Ris Lambers, 1947

on Poa

parasite

Apterae 1-2 mm, shining green, with ill-defined olive or brownish green dorsal abdominal shield, and dark antennae, siphunculi and cauda. At the upper side of the basal leaves, preferably on plants in shady, damp situations.

hostplants

Poaceae, monophagous

Poa trivialis.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2017), Heie (1994a), Tambs-Lyche (1968a).

Last modified 27.xii.2017