Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Synanthedon melliniformis

Synanthedon melliniformis (Laspeyres, 1901)

on Populus, Salix

parasite

The larva tunnels between bark and wood of cankers and other malformations of the bole and the branches.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Populus alba, nigra, tremula; Salix.

phenology

The larva lives one or two years.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).

synonyms

Synanthedon mimus Le Cerf, 1922.

references

Hamborg (1993a), Laštůvka & Laštůvka (2001a), Laštůvka & Špatenka (1983a), Predovnik (2018a), Pühringer & Kallies (2004a), Špatenka (1987a).

Last modified 25.ix.2018