Aceria drabae (Nalepa, 1890)

Acari, Eriophyidae

on Brassicaceae

Aceria drabae: galling Berteroa incana

Berteroa incana, Belgium, prov. Antwerp, Mol © Carina Van Steenwinkel

Aceria drabae: galling Berteroa incana

galled leaves

Aceria drabae: galling Berteroa incana

galled inflorescence

Aceria drabae: galling Cardamine bellidifolia

Cardamine bellidifolia, drawing by Liro (1940), copied from Roivainen (1950a).

gall

also the inflorescence is disfigured; the flowers are greened and strongly hairy.

hostplants

Brassicaceae, broadly oligophagous

Alyssum alyssoides, hirsutum, tortuosum; Arabidopsis arenosa; Arabis hirsuta; Barbarea vulgaris; Berteroa incana; Camelina microcarpa, sativa; Capsella bursa-pastoris; Cardamine alpina, bellidifolia, hirsuta, pratensis, resedifolia; Cardaria draba; Descuriania sophia; Draba incana, nivalis, “rupestris”; Erophila verna; Erysimum cheiranthoides, diffusum, hieracifolium; Lepidium graminifolium, ruderala; Lobularia maritima; Pritzelago alpina; Sisymbrium altissimum, loeselii, orientale; Syrenia cana.

references

Béguinot (2012a), Bellman (2012a), Bohinc & Trdan (2013a), Boczek & Petanović (1996a), Buhr (1964b, 1965a), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Coulianos & Karlsson (2014a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Denizhan, Monfreda, de Lillo & Çobanoğlu (2015a), Docters van Leeuwen (1936a), Farkas (1965a), Hellrigl (2003a), Nalepa (1929a), Petanović (1998a), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Ripka (2007a), Roivainen (1950a), Roskam (2009a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a), Stefănescu (2009a), Tomasi (2012a, 2014a), Weidner (1954a).

11/04/2017

pub 11.iv.2017 · mod 28.vi.2017