Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cacopsylla affinis

Cacopsylla affinis (Löw, 1880)

on Crataegus


the leaf disc with small depressions at the underside, and corresponding tiny bulges, often coloured red, at the upper side. In each cavity one flat larva.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Crataegus laevigata, monogyna.

According to Ouvrard also Prunus armeniaca.


Univoltine; hibernation as imago.


Psylla subferruginea Edwards, 1915.


Baugnée, Burckhardt & Fassotte (2002a), den Bieman, Malenovský, Burckhardt & Heijerman (2019a), Burckhardt (1983a, 2002a), Burckhardt, Mühlethaler, Lauterer, Malenovský & Kunz (2007a), Conci, Rapisarda & Tamanini (1992a), Hellrigl (2004a), Hodkinson & White (1979a), Jerinić-Prodanović (2010a), Lauterer (1982a), Lauterer & Malenovský (2002a), Malenovský, Baňař & Kment (2011a), Malenkovský & Lauterer (2012a), Ossiannilsson (1992a), Ouvrard (2014), Rapisarda, Weigand, Braun & Eickermann (2022a), Seljak (2006a, 2020a), White & Hodkinson (1982a).

Last modified 11.viii.2022