Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phylloxerina capreae

Phylloxerina capreae Börner, 1942

on Salix


Apterae up to a mm, yellow to brownish yellow, under dense coat of white wax filaments, on stems and branches, in bark crevices or under scales.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Salix caprea, viminalis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


Blackman & Eastop (2018), Hellrigl (2004a), Ripka (2011a), Ripka, Reider & Szalay-Marzsó (1998a).

Last modified 26.v.2018