Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllocnistis asiatica

Phyllocnistis asiatica Martynova, 1955

on Salix

parasite

Short gallery mine on a shoot, followed by a hypophyllous mine on a leaf. Cocoon in a folded leaf margin.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Salix alba, babylonica, euxina, purpurea.

Also onb the exotic Salix melanopsis.

phenology

Two generations.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Pastorális, Kosorín, Tokár ao (2018a), Liška ao (2018a).

Last modified 3.v.2020