Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Janus luteipes

Janus luteipes (Lepeletier, 1823)

willow twig borer

on Populus, Salix


The larvae vore in the annual shoots.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Populus tremula; Salix caprea, purpurea.

References to Viburnum are doubtful.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Beneš & Holuša (2015a), Chevin (1987), Hoop (1983a), Macek (2012c), Pschorn-Walcher & Altenhofer (2000a), Riddiford & Liston (2016a), Taeger, Altenhofer, Blank, ao (1998a).

Last modified 26.iv.2020