Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eriophyes mali

Eriophyes mali Nalepa, 1926

on Malus

Eriophyes mali: galls on Malus domestica

Malus domestica, Hongarije, Mosonmagyaróvár, 5.v.2012 © László Érsek

Eriophyes mali: galls on Malus domestica

detail

Eriophyes mali: galls on Malus domestica

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Eriophyes mali: galls on Malus domestica

same leaf

section through a gall

Eriophyes mali: gall on Malus domestica

underside of a gall, with opening

Eriophyes mali: gall on Malus sylvestris

Malus sylvestris, Belgium, prov. Namur, Couvin, Pétigny, 31.vii.2015 © Stéphane Claerebout: fresh gall

Eriophyes mali: gall on Malus sylvestris

underside

Eriophyes mali: galls on Malus domestica

Malus domestica, Belgium, Liège, 16.vii.2012 © Jean-Yves Baugnée: old galls

gall

Small (2-4 mm large) pustules, raised at both sides of the leaf, with an opening at the underside. They are green when young, brown later.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Malus domestica, x purpurea, sylvestris.

synonyms

Phyllocoptes mali.

references

Bohinc & Trdan (2013a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Denizhan, Monfreda, de Lillo & Çobanoğlu (2015a), Dietrich (2016a), Fjelddalen (1995a), Hellrigl (2003a), Lambinon Schneider & Feitz (2012a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Ripka (2007a, 2016a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a), Tomasi (2014a), Vidović, Marinković, Marić & Petanović (2014a), Xue, Sadeghi & Hong (2009a).

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