Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Trioza erytreae

Trioza erytreae (del Guercio, 1918)

citrus psylla, african citrus psyllid

on Citrus


Larvae at the underside of the leaf, in a depression that corresponds with a small dimple at the upper side (“pit gall”).

host plants

Rutaceae, monophagous

Citrus limon, sinensis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Franquinho Aguiar & Martin (1999a), Pérez-Otero, Mansilla & del Estal (2015a), Urbaneja-Bernat, Pérez-Rodríguez, Krüger, ao (2019a).

Last modified 9.iv.2021