Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aceria pyracanthi

Aceria pyracanthi (Canestrini, 1890)

on Pyracantha

Aceria pyracanthi on Pyracantha coccinea

Pyracantha coccinea, Hungary, Budapest, 10.ii.2024 © László Érsek: winter aspect of the gall

Aceria pyracanthi on Pyracantha coccinea

trichomes partly discoloured

Aceria pyracanthi on Pyracantha coccinea

numerous mites

Aceria pyracanthi on Pyracantha coccinea

detail

erineum on Pyracantha

Pyracantha, France, dép. Essonne, Buno-Bonnevaux, 15.vi.2019 © Pierre Duhem

erineum on Pyracantha

another leaf.

Aceria pyracanthi: gall on Pyracantha coccinea

Pyracantha coccinea, Hungary, Budapest © László Érsek

Aceria pyracanthi: gall on Pyracantha coccinea

detail

Aceria pyracanthi: gall on Pyracantha coccinea

underside

Aceria pyracanthi: gall on Pyracantha coccinea

detail

gall

bright red erinea on either side of the leaves.

hostplants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Pyracantha coccinea.

distribution within Europe

Central Europe.

references

Bakay (2020a), Houard (1908a), Kollár (2011a), Pfeifer (2020a), Ripka (2007a, 2020a).

Last modified 1.iii.2024