Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aceria lappae

Aceria lappae (Liro, 1943)

on Arctium

parasite

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

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Arctium lappa, tomentosa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Eriophyes lappae.

references

Farkas (1965a), Ripka (2007a), Roivainen (1947a).

Last modified 28.ix.2019