Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Targionia vitis

Targionia vitis (Signoret, 1876)

on deciduous trees

Targionia vitis: female scale

female scale (from Spodek ao).

parasite

Scales on the branches.

host plants

restricted polyphagous

Castanea sativa; Fagus sylvatica; Platanus orientalis; Quercus cerris, coccifera, ilex, infectoria subsp. veneris, ithaburensis, petraea, pubescens, robur, suber; Salix; Vitis vinifera.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as adult female.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Gomez-Menor Ortega (1960a), Hellrigl (2004a), Lombardi (1938a), Masten Milek, Seljak, Šimala ao (2016a), Mifsud, Mazzeo, Russo & Watson (2014a), Spodek, Ben-Dov & Mendel (2013a), Trencheva, Gounari, Trenchev & Kapaxidi (2009a).

Last modified 24.ii.2020