Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Zelkovaphis trinacriae

Zelkovaphis trinacriae Barbagallo, 2002

on Zelkova


The leaves at the tip of a shoot are pale, thickened and scallop-shaped; they overlap and form a globular rosette. Aphids blackish brown; the progeny of the fundatrix is fully alate.

host plants

Ulmaceae, narrowly monophagous

Zelkova sicula.

distribution within Europe



Aphid Species File (2019), Barbagallo, Cocuzza & Suma (2009a), Blackman & Eastop (2019), Campo, Mazzeo, Nucifora ao (2018a).

Last modified 25.x.2019