Aculops mosoniensis Ripka, 2014

Acari, Eriophyidae

on Ailanthus

Aculops mosoniensis galls on Ailanthus altissima

Ailanthus altissima, Hungary, Mosonmagyaróvár © László Érsek: source of the type material

Aculops mosoniensis galls on Ailanthus altissima

comparison with healthy leaf

Aculops mosoniensis galls on Ailanthus altissima

infected leaf

Aculops mosoniensis galls on Ailanthus altissima

detail, upperside

Aculops mosoniensis galls on Ailanthus altissima

at the underside the larvae are just visible

gall

the leaves are yellowed and narrowed, theur margins are rolled inwards; mites mostly hypopyhyllous.

hostplants

Simaroubiaceae, monofaag

Ailanthus altissima.

references

Ripka & Érsek (2014a) .

03/12/2016

pub 3.xii.2016 · mod 28.vi.2017