Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aphalara nigrimaculosa

Aphalara nigrimaculosa Gegechkori, 1981

Hemiptera, Psyllidae

on Rumex

gall

leaves disfigured, bumpy, with in the corresponding underside depressions a strongly flattened larva that is not encircled by a nimbus of wax threads.

hostplants

Polygonaceae, narrowly monophagous

Rumex alpinus.

references

Burckhardt (2002a), Burckhardt & Lauterer (1997a), Hodkinson (2009a).

28/08/2014

Last modified 28.vi.2017