Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tuberolachnus salignus

Tuberolachnus salignus (Gmelin, 1790)

giant willow aphid

on Salix

Tuberolachnus salignus on Salix babylonica

Salix babylonica, Hungary, Mosonmagyaróvár, 19.vii.2015 © László Érsek: colony

Tuberolachnus salignus on Salix babylonica

detail

Tuberolachnus salignus on Salix babylonica

apterae and larvae; note the relatively long legs of the apterae

Tuberolachnus salignus on Salix babylonica

aptera

Tuberolachnus salignus on Salix babylonica

alate

Tuberolachnus salignus on Salix babylonica

ant attendance

Tuberolachnus salignus coloy

Salix spec., UK, Norfolk, Welney, 22.ix.2020 © Rob Edmunds

Tuberolachnus salignus: apterae on Salix alba

Salix alba, England © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints

gall

Aphids on the stem and the branches. Shoots somewhat swollen, sometimes the bark is rupturing. Apterae up to 5 mm, body fluid deep red.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Salix alba, apennina, babylonica, caprea, cinerea, eleagnos, x fragilis, pedicellata, purpurea, triandra, viminalis.

references

Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a), Barbagallo & Pollini (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2014), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buhr (1965a), Charles, Nef, Allegro, ao (2014a), Heie (1995a), Hellrigl (2004a), Krzywiec (1982a), Lampel & Burgener (1966a), Lampel & Meier (2003a), Meliá Masiá (1986a), Mifsud, Pérez Hidalgo & Barbagallo (2009a), Nieto Nafría, Mier Durante, Binazzi & Pérez Hidalgo (2002a), Osiadacz & Wieczorek (2003a), Pérez Hidalgo, Martínez Peláez & Nieto Nafría (2001a), Perny & Steyrer (2009a), Petrović (1998a), Ripka, Reider & Szalay-Marzsó (1998a), Tambs-Lyche & Heie (1994a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 2.iii.2021