Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Heterotrioza sahlbergi

Heterotrioza sahlbergi (Ć ulc, 1913)

on Atriplex

gall

upper leaves rolled inwards and curved; possibly only facultatively, at high densities of the larvae. Adult females are uniformly greenish, but the males have intensely black head and thorax (contrary to H. concii on the same host plant).

hostplants

Amaranthaceae, narrowly monophagous

Atriplex halimus, turcomanica.

synonyms

Trioza sahlbergi.

references

Conci, Rapisarda & Tamanini (1996a), Conci & Tamanini (1988b), Psyl’list (2018), Rapisarda (1989a), Spodek, Burckhardt & Freidberg (2017a).

Last modified 22.v.2020