Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Duplachionaspis berlesii

Duplachionaspis berlesii (Leonardi, 1898)

on Asparagus


Female scales small, narrow, convex, white; the old exuvia are yellow.

host plants

Asparagaceae, monophagous

Asparagus acutifolius, aphyllus, horridus.

Mentioned from Malta by Mifsud ao also from Smilax aspera (Smilacaceae).

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


Ben-Dov Y & Sánchez-García (2015a), Blay Goicoechea (1992a), Mifsud, Mazzeo, Russo & Watson (2014a), Pellizzari, Porcelli, Seljak & Kozár (2011a) Crete.

Last modified 7.i.2019