EPPO Global Database

Trioza alacris(TRIZAL)

Last modification: 2002-10-21

Basic information
  • EPPO code: TRIZAL
  • Preferred name: Trioza alacris
  • Authority: Flor


Present in the Mediterranean region and accidentally introduced into Argentina,
Chile and the USA. Psyllid pest of Laurus nobilis (bay laurel)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Lauritrioza alacris (Flor)
Trioza lauri Targioni-Tozzetti

Common names
Name Language
bay flea louse English
bay psyllid English
bay sucker English
laurel psyllid English
Lorbeerblattfloh German
Lorbeerblattsauger German
psilla del lauro Italian