Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Trioza velutina

Trioza velutina Förster, 1848

on Rubiaceae


terminal leaves disfigured and inrolled; flattened nymphs at the underside

host plants

Rubiaceae, oligophagous

Asperula cynanchica; Galium lucidum, mollugo, palustre; Sherardia arvensis.


The status of this species is not clear. Mainly the English authors consider it conspecific with T. galii.


den Bieman, Malenovský, Burckhardt & Heijerman (2019a), Buhr (1964b, 1965a), Burckhardt & Lauterer (2006a), Burckhardt, Mühlethaler, Lauterer, Malenovský & Kunz (2007a), Malenovský, Baňař & Kment (2011a), Malenkovský & Lauterer (2012a), O’Connor & Malumphy (2011a), Ouvrard, Burckhardt & Cocquempot (2015a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Seljak (2006a, 2020a), Spodek, Burckhardt & Freidberg (2017a), Tomasi (2012a, 2014a).

Last modified 1.xii.2020