Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhyncaphytoptus ulmivora

Rhyncaphytoptus ulmivora Farkas, 1960

on eln, lime

parasite

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

host plants

polyphagous

Tilia tomentosa; Ulmus glabra, laevis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

notes

Polyphagy is among gall mites a very rare phenomenon.

references

Farkas (1960a, 1965a), Ripka (2007a), Ripka & de Lillo (1997a).

Last modified 19.ix.2019