Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tinocallis ulmiparvifoliae

Tinocallis ulmiparvifoliae (Matsumura, 1919)

on Ulmus, Zelkova


Alatae 2-3 mm, pale bluish-green, developing paired longitudinal white wax stripes on head and pronotum, a single, spinal white stripe on meso en metathorax and white wax spots on dorsal abdomen.

host plants

Ulmaceae, oligophagous

Ulmus parvifolia; Zelkova serrata.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


At the moment in Europe only known from bonsais, evidently originating from several independent introductions.


Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Blackman & Eastop (2019), Kanturski, Lee & Depa (2018a), Pérez Hidalgo & Nieto Nafría (2005a), Stroyan (1977a).

Last modified 8.iii.2019