Aceria squarrosae de Lillo, Christofaro & Kashefi, 2002
infested plants were stunted, showing reduced growth, very bushy, with the apical parts of the stems and capitula still green and fresh during the hot and dry season, less spiny than usual, and producing less seed.
Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous
Centaurea virgata subsp. squarrosa.
Denizhan, Monfreda, de Lillo & Çobanoğlu (2015a), de Lillo, Christofaro & Kashefi (2002a).