Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Paraepidiaspis staticicola

Paraepidiaspis staticicola (Gómez-Menor Ortega, 1928)

on Limonium


Scales in dense colonies on the leaves and the green branches. Female scales ± 1 mm, circular, white, with in the centre the brownish yellow remnants of the previous moults.

host plants

Plumbaginaceae, monophagous

Limonium pectinatum, tuberculatum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


Blay Goicoechea (1992a), Gomez-Menor Guerrero (1967a), ScaleNet (2018).

Last modified 7.x.2018