Acizzia jamatonica (Kuwayama, 1908)

albizia psyllid

on Albizia

parasiet

The young larvae are transparant-yellow; later they become light green with light brown antennae, legs, and wing pads. The produce conspicuous long threads of honeydew, contained in tubes of white wax. Multivoltine; hibernation as orange-yellow eggs on the host plant.

hostplants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Albizia julibrissin.

notes

Originally a Japanese species, but since about 1980 dispersed over all regions where the host plant is cultivated as an ornamental.

references

Harizanova, Stoeva & Mohamedova (2012a), Jerinić-Prodanović (in litt.), Lauterer, Bartoš & Milonas (2010a), Malumphy, Perović, Hrnčić ao (2013a), Sánchez & Burckhardt (2009a), Seljak (2006a), Vétek & Rédei (2009a).

mod 6.xii.2017