Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ctenarytaina eucalypti

Ctenarytaina eucalypti (Maskell, 1890)

blue gum psyllid, eucalytus psyllid

on Eucalyptus


Larvae nd imagines on the growing parts of the plant; suction damage causes curling and discolouration if the leaves and shoot dieback; also much honeydew is produced.

host plants

Myrtaceae, monophagous

Eucalyptus cinerea, globulus, gunnii, nitenns, perriniana, pulverulenta, robusta.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


den Bieman, Malenovský, Burckhardt & Heijerman (2019a), Cocquempot, Malausa, Thaon & Brancaccio (2012a), Conci, Rapisarda & Tamanini (1996a), Franquinho Aguiar & Martin (1999a), Garonna, Bernardo, Gualtieri ao (2018a), Hodkinson (1960a), Hodkinson & White (1979a), Inghilesi, Cervo, Pennacchio ao (2013a), Laudonia & Garonna (2010a), O’Connor & Malumphy (2011a), Ouvrard, Burckhardt & Cocquempot (2015a), Rapisarda (1998a), Ripka & Csóka (2016a), Suma, Nucifora, Caleca ao (2018a), White & Hodkinson (1982a).

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