Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tuberculatus borealis

Tuberculatus borealis (Krzywiec, 1971)

blue-green oak aphid

on Quercus

Tuberculatus borealis on Quercus robur

Quercus robur, UK © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints


All adult viviparae are winged. They are about 2 mm long, mottled green, easily mistaken for T. annulatus, and not seldom occurring together with that species.

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus petraea, pubescens, robur.

Mainly on Q. robur


Tuberculoides borealis.


Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Blackman & Eastop (2017), Heie (1982a), Krzywiec (1982a), Nieto Nafría & Mier Durante (1998a), Petrović (1998a), Şenol, Akyildirim Beğen, Görür & Demi̇rtaş (2014a), Stroyan (1977a), Wieczorek & Kanturski (2011a).

Last modified 1.ii.2019