Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pemphigus passeki

Pemphigus passeki Börner, 1952

on Populus


epiphyllous, fusiform swelling of the basal part of the midrib, thickest near the base, quickly narrowing towards the tip.

primary host plants

Salicaceae, narrowly monophagous

Populus nigra & var. italica.


aphids at the roots.

secondary host plants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Carum carvi.

Perhaps sporadically also Aegopodium podagraria and Daucus carota (Börner & Heinze).


Blackman & Eastop (2014), Börner & Heinze (1957a), Buhr (1965a), Osiadacz & Halaj (2014a), Tomasi (2014a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 15.i.2019