Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aceria vermicularis

Aceria vermicularis (Nalepa, 1902)

on Acer

gall

buds remain closed, swollen up to a cm.

host plants

Sapindaceae, monophagous

Acer monspessulanum, obtusatum, opalus.

Buhr (1964b) tentatively adds A. saccharinum, Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a) likewise A. pseudoplatanus. The latter species is mentioned as a host plant by Redfern & Shirley (2011a) in the UK.

synonyms

Eriophyes vermicularis.

references

Béguinot (2006c), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Farkas (1965a), Houard (1909a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Schneider (2016a), Vaněčková-Skuhravá (1996a).

Last modified 27.ii.2020