Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Prociphilus fraxinifolii

Prociphilus fraxinifolii (Riley, 1879)

woolly ash ahpid, leafcurl ash aphid

on Fraxinus

Prociphilus fraxinifolii on Fraxinus americana

Fraxinus americana, Belgium, prov. Liège, Baelen, Maas Vallei, 4.vii.2022 © Sébastien Carbonelle

Prociphilus fraxinifolii on Fraxinus americana

opened gall

Prociphilus fraxinifolii: galls on Fraxinus pennsylvanica

Fraxinus pennsylvanica (from Seljak, 2017a)

Prociphilus fraxinifolii on Fraxinus pennsylvanica

Fraxinus pennsylvanica, Hungary, Budapest, 10.vii.2019 © László Érsek

Prociphilus fraxinifolii on Fraxinus pennsylvanica

unfolded gall

Prociphilus fraxinifolii: colony

colony

Prociphilus fraxinifolii: aptera

aptera

Prociphilus fraxinifolii: aptera

same animal, ventral view

Prociphilus fraxinifolii: alata

alata

Prociphilus fraxinifolii: alata

same animal, ventral view

host plants

Oleaceae, monophagous

Fraxinus pennsylvanica.

distribution within Europe

Slovenia.

notes

North American species; presently rapidly expanding in Europe.

references

Bieńkowski & Orlova-Bieńkovskaja (2018a), Blackman & Eastop (2022), Buga, Zhorov, Leshchinskaya & Stekolshchikov (2016a), Hałaj & Osiadacz (2017a), Influential Points (2022), Pérez Hidalgo & Mier Durante (2012a), Petrović-Obradović, Tomanović, Poljaković-Pajnik & Vučetić (2007a), Seljak (2017a).

Last modified 22.iv.2023