Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Myzus ajugae

Myzus ajugae Schouteden, 1903

on Ajuga

Myzus ajugae galls on Ajuga reptans

Ajuga reptans, Belgium, prov. Namur, Barvaux-Condroz; det. & © Jean-Yves Baugnée

gall

Apterae 1-2 mm, brownish to dirty yellowish green, cause tight rolling of the leaves. Preference for plants growing in deep shade.

host plants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Ajuga genevensis, reptans.

synonyms

Myzodes, Nectarosiphon, ajugae.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2017), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Heie (1994a), Houard (1909a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Müller (1986a), Müller & Horatschek (1980a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Soika & Łabanowski (0000a), Tomasi (2014a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 27.i.2019