Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhyncaphytoptus tumidus

Rhyncaphytoptus tumidus Liro, 1943

on Ribes


The mites are vagrants at the undersides of the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Grossulariaceae, monophagous

Ribes alpinum, rubrum, uva-crispa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Farkas (1965a), Roivainen (1947a, 1951a).

Last modified 6.x.2019