Cacopsylla pruni

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forewing of Cacopsylla pruni (click on image to enlarge it)
Author: Daniel Buckhardt, Naturhistorisches Museum, Basel
Source: Psyllidkey

Cacopsylla pruni (Scopoli, 1763) - (plum psyllid)

This psyllid is common in Europe and an important vector of phytoplasmas, mainly the European stone fruit yellows phytoplasma. It feeds on Prunus species like plum or apricot during the summer and overwinters on conifers like spruce (Picea).

Synonyms:
Psylla pruni