Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Hoplochaetaphis zachvatkini

Hoplochaetaphis zachvatkini (Aizenberg & Moravskaya, 1950)

on Quercus


Apterae ± 1 mm, broadly pear-shaped, variably coloured pinkish red, rich red, orange or dull brown, with a blackish brown dorsal pattern; often in leaves rolled by caterpillars.

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus pubescens.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


Blackman & Eastop (2019), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 16.i.2019