Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Thrips viminalis

Thrips viminalis Uzel, 1895

on Salix


Thrips in the buds and very young leaves. Suction damage may result in malformations of the developing leaves.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Salix purpurea, x fragilis.

Also Alnus viridis; Vitis vinifera.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Boder (1963a), Buhr (1965a), Karadjova & Krumov (2015a), Kobro (2003a), Kucharczyk (2010a), Mound, Morison, Pitkin & Palmer (1976a), Roskam (2019a), Schliephake (1965a), zur Strassen (1993a), Thrips of the British Isles (2020), Tunç, Bahşi̇ & Göçmen (2012a).

Last modified 24.ix.2023