Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhyncaphytoptus massalongoianus

Rhyncaphytoptus massalongoianus (Nalepa, 1893)

on Quercus

gall

the mites are vagrants at the underside of the leaves; at high densities te leaves become disfigured, spotted, with irregular venation.

hostplants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus cerris, petraea, pubescens, robur.

synonyms

Epitrimerus, Rhinophytoptus massalongoianus.

references

Buhr (1965a), Denizhan (2011b), Denizhan, Monfreda, de Lillo & Çobanoğlu (2015a), Houard (1908a), Jočić & Petanović (2012a), Jočić & Petanović (2012a), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Ripka (2007a), Roivainen (1947a, 1950a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a), Tomasi (2014a), Xue, Wang, Song & Hong (2009a).

Last modified 20.ix.2019