Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhyncaphytoptus castaneae

Rhyncaphytoptus castaneae Farkas, 1960

on Castanea

parasite

The mites live as vagrants on the undersides of the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Castanea sativa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Farkas (1960a, 1965a), Ripka (2007a), Xue, Wang, Song & Hong (2009a).

Last modified 20.ix.2019