Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Leucaspis riccae

Leucaspis riccae Targioni Tozzetti, 1881

white olive scale

on Olea, etc.

parasite

Scales on the twigs.

host plants

polyphagous

Erica manipuliflora; Euphorbia dendroides; Olea europaea; Pistacia.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

synonyms

Leucaspis ephedrae Marchall, 1909.

references

Athanasíou & Zárpas (0000a), Elenis (2007a), Haber & Mifsud (2007a), Mifsud, Mazzeo, Russo & Watson (2014a), Pellizzari, Porcelli, Seljak & Kozár (2011a), Şi̇şman & Ülgentürk (2010a).

Last modified 3.ii.2022