Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Takecallis taiwana

Takecallis taiwana (Takahashi, 1926)

on bamboo


Adult viviparae winged, 1-2 mm, pale green with a pale cauda. In young, still unrolled leaves and on new shoots of bamboos.


Poaceae, oligophagous

Arundinaria; Bambusa; Phyllostachys bambusoides; Sasa.

Mainly on Arundinaria, Phyllostachys.


Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a), Barbagallo & Pollini (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2018), Lampel & Meier (2003a), Nieto Nafría & Mier Durante (1998a), Stroyan (1977a).

Last modified 18.i.2018