Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Lachnus iliciphilus

Lachnus iliciphilus (del Guercio, 1909)

on Quercus


Apterae 3-4 mm, shining blackish brown, on the bark of twigs and branches.


Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus cerris, coccifera, ilex.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


References to this species from central and northern Europe like by Heie and Roskam apply to Lachnus pallipes.


Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a), Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Barbagallo & Pollini (2014a), Binazzi & Remaudiere (2010a), Blackman & Eastop (2018), Heie (1995a), Mier Durante & Nieto Nafría (1981a), Petrović (1998a), Roskam (2009a).

Last modified 27.v.2018