Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Myzocallis myricae

Myzocallis myricae (Kaltenbach, 1843)

bog myrtle aphid

on Myrica

Myzocallis myricae: vivipara on Myrica gale

Myrica gale, UK © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints


Adult viviparae alate, ± 2 mm long. At the underside of the leaves and on the young growth.


Myricaceae, monophagous

Myrica gale.


Blackman & Eastop (2017), Heie (1982a), Nieto Nafría & Mier Durante (1998a), Stroyan (1977a), Tambs-Lyche & Heie (1984a), Wieczorek & Kanturski (2011a).

Last modified 17.i.2018