Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pleotrichophorus helichrysi

Pleotrichophorus helichrysi Bozhko, 1963

on Helichrysum

parasite

Apterae ± 2 mm, transparent white or pale greenish, dull greyish appearance; well-camouflaged on undersides of leaves.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Helichrysum arenarium.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2017), Heie (1994a).

Last modified 16.xi.2018