Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aceria silvicola

Aceria silvicola (Canestrini, 1892)

on Rubus

gall

2 cm large, yellowish green pustules on the leaves, mainly prominent below, where they have a narrow opening. The inner wall is labyrinthoid, lined with short hairs that also protrude from the opening.

hostplants

Rosaceae, narrowly monophagous

Rubus arcticus, laciniatus, saxatilis, ursinus.

synonyms

Eriophyes silvicola.

references

Béguinot (2012a), Buhr (1965a), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Farkas (1965a), Fjelddalen (1995a), Hellrigl (2003a), Houard (1908a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a), Tomasi (2003a, 2014a).

Last modified 27.vi.2018