Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aceria avanensis

Aceria avanensis Bagdasarian, 1970

on Juglans


“A gall-making mite causing small, protruding pouch-like and warty galls on the leaf lamina which may also appear to be deformed.” (Denizhan ao, 2015a)


Juglandaceae, monophagous

Juglans regia.


the species is not listed in the Fauna Europaea (2016). The description is in Turkish, but the pictures of the infestation are closely similar to those for A. tristriata. Species described from eastern Turkey.


Denizhan (2011a), Deni̇zhan & Çobanoğlu (2009a), Denizhan, Monfreda, de Lillo & Çobanoglu (2015a), Geçer & Denizhan (2015a).

Last modified 19.vii.2018