Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aceria salsolae

Aceria salsolae de Lillo & Sobhian, 1996

on Salsola

gall

mites in numbers on the leaves, especially near the base. The do not induce galls, but infested plants become stunted by they dying-off of meristematic tissues; they are less spiny and seed production is dramatically reduced.

hostplants

Amaranthaceae, monophagous

Salsola collina, kali, tragus.

references

Denizhan, Monfreda, de Lillo & Çobanoğlu (2015a), de Lillo & Sobhian (1996a), Smith (2005a), Smith, Cristofaro, de Lillo, ao (2009a), Tomasi (2014a).

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