Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Apterogenum ypsillon

Apterogenum ypsillon (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

dingy shears

on Populus, Salix

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Salicaceae, oligophagous

Populus alba, x canadensis; Salix alba, babylonica, caprea, viminalis.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Patočka.

synonyms

Enargia, Parastichtis, ypsillon.

references

Ebert (ed., 1997b), Elsner & Lehmann (1991a), Lepiforum (2021), Patočka (1980a), Teobaldelli (2018a), Wirooks & Theissen (1999a).

Last modified 4.xi.2021