Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Xiphydria prolongata

Xiphydria prolongata (Geoffroy, 1758)

willow wood wasp, red-belted necked wood wasp

on Salix, etc.


Larvae bore in the wood of dying or dead trees.

host plants


Acer; Alnus; Betula; Carpinus; Platanus; Populus tremula; Quercus; Salix alba, caprea; Ulmus “campestris”.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Beneš & Holuša (2015a), Berland (1947a), Chevin (1987), Gyurkovics & Haris (2012a), Hastaoğlu Örgen & Ghahari (2022a), Hoop (1983a), Kofler & Schedl (2010a), Looney, Smith, Collman, ao (2016a), Nol (2002a, 2022b), Shaw & Liston (1985a), Šrůtka, Pažoutová & Kolařík (2007a), Taeger, Altenhofer, Blank, ao (1998a).

Last modified 26.iv.2024