Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Myzus lythri

Myzus lythri (von Paula Schrank, 1801)

on Prunus, primary host plant

gall

curling of the young leaves. Apterae 2 mm, green to yellowish green, with dark green length lines; feet, siphunculi and cauda pale; acute cauda.

host plants

Rosaceae, (narrowly) monophagous

Prunus mahaleb.

Less often Prunus cerasifera, x davidiopersica.


on Lythrum secondary host plant

gall

aphids on the above-ground parts. Contrary to the spring generation they are visited by ants.

host plants

Lythraceae, monophagous

Lythrum hyssopifolia, salicaria, virgatum.

Rarely Epilobium montanum, roseum, palustre. tetragonum; Fuchsia; Veronica anagallis-aquatica.

synonyms

Aphis, Myzus, mahaleb Koch, 1854.

references

Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2014), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buga & Stekolshchikov (2012a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Hellrigl (2004a), Hille Ris Lambers (1947a), Houard (1908a, 1909a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Mier Durante, Seco Fernández & Nieto Nafría (1989a), Müller (1986a), Müller & Horatschek (1980a), Nieto Nafría, Muñoz Martínez & Mier Durante (1987a), Osiadacz & Wojciechowski (2008a), Pérez Hidalgo, Martínez Peláez & Nieto Nafría (2001a), Petrović (1998a), Ripka, Reider & Szalay-Marzsó (1998a), Roskam (2009a), Suay Cano & González Funes (1998b), Tomasi (2014a), Weis (1955a), Wilkaniec & Piekarska-Boniecka (2008a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 6.vi.2020