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


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.


Myzodes, Nectarosiphon, ajugae.


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