Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Xiphydria prolongata

Xiphydria prolongata (Geoffroy, 1758)

willow wood wasp, red-belted necked wood wasp

on deciduous trees


Larvae bore in the wood of dying or dead trees.

host plants


Acer; Alnus; Betula; Carpinus; Platanus; Populus; Quercus; Salix caprea; Ulmus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Beneš & Holuša (2015a), Chevin (1987), Gyurkovics & Haris (2012a), Hoop (1983a), Kofler & Schedl (2010a), Looney, Smith, Collman, ao (2016a), Šrůtka, Pažoutová & Kolařík (2007a), Taeger, Altenhofer, Blank, ao (1998a).

Last modified 28.xii.2020