Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Xiphydria longicollis

Xiphydria longicollis (Geoffroy, 1785)

oak wood wasp

deciduous trees


Larvae bore in the sapwood of weakened or dying trees; pupation in an pupal chamber just below the bark.

host plants


Acer campestre, pseudoplatanus; Aesculus hippocastanum; Alnus; Betula pendula; Prunus; Pyrus; Quercus robur; Ulmus minor.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Chevin & Savina (2013a), Haris (2018a), Mol (2020a), Šrůtka, Pažoutová & Kolařík (2007a), Taeger, Altenhofer, Blank, ao (1998a).

Last modified 28.xii.2020