Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pachypappa marsupialis

Pachypappa marsupialis Koch, 1856

on Populus, primairy host plant

Pachypappa marsupialis: gall on Populus nigra

Populus nigra (from Houard, 1908a)


leaves with large, irregular, often pale, bulges, open to the underside.

host plants

Salicaceae, narrowly monophagous

Populus nigra.

The reference to Prunus persica by Tomasi (2014a) is erroneous.

secondary hostplants

the secondary host plant is unknown.


aphid colonies on the roots?


Pemphigus marsupialis.


Blackman & Eastop (2014), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buga, Zhorov, Leshchinskaya & Stekolshchikov (2016a), Cogolludo (1921a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Houard (1908a), Stănescu (2009a), Szelegiewicz (1982a), Tavares (1905a), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 22.i.2023