Aceria stefanii (Nalepa, 1898)

on Pistacia

Aceria stefanii: galls on Pistacia lentiscus

Pistacia lentiscus, Spain, Alicante, Jávea © Ben van As

Aceria stefanii on Pistacia lentiscus

Pistacia lentiscus, France, Corse, Haute Corse, Galéria © Stéphane Claerebout

gall

the leaflets are tighly rolled in upwards; often they also are irregularly contorted; they are not unusually hairy. Not infrequenty all leaflets of a leaf are galled.

hostplants

Anacardiaceae, monophagous

Pistacia atlantica, lentiscus, terebinthus, vera.

synonyms

Eriophyes stefanii.

references

Béguinot (2003a), Bellman (2012a), Cogolludo (1921a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Mifsud, Monfreda & de Lillo (2007a), Roivainen (1953a), Tomasi (2014a), Xue, Sadeghi & Hong (2009a).

mod 28.ix.2017