Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aceria mentharia

Aceria mentharia (Canestrini, 1890)

on Mentha

gall

Similar to the gall of A. megacera, possibly the only difference is in the host plant spectre.

hostplants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Mentha aquatica, arvensis, longifolia, mollissima, spicata.

synonyms

Eriophyes mentharius.

references

Boczek & Petanović (1996a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Farkas (1965a), Houard (1909a), Petanović (1998a), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Ripka (2007a), Roskam (2009a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a), Stănescu (2009a), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 18.ix.2018