Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chaitophorus gomesi

Chaitophorus gomesi Ilharco, 1968

on Salix


Apterae ± 1 mm, pale green mottled with dark green; in large colonies at the undersides of the leaves.


Salicaceae, monophagous

Salix alba, cinerea subsp. oleifolia, purpurea, salviifolia, viminalis.

distribution within Europe

Iberian Peninsula.


Blackman & Eastop (2018), Mier Durante & Nieto Nafría (1997a, Nieto Nafría & Mier Durante (1998a).

Last modified 20.i.2018