Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Orontesicoccus lauri

Orontesicoccus lauri (Erkılıç, 2011)

on Laurus


Scales on large numbers on both sides of the leaves. Adult female dark red; in the white felt-like ovisac. The felt sac was full with eggs with same colour with female.

host plants

Lauraceae, monophagous

Laurus nobilis.

distribution within Europe



Kozár, Kaydan, Konczné Benedicty & Szita (2013a).

Last modified 12.iii.2020