Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acaphylla theae

Acaphylla theae (Watt, 1898)

on Camellia

parasite

Mites live as vagrants at the undersides of the leaves. At high densities bronzing may occur.

host plants

Theaceae, monophagous

Camellia japonica.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Acaphylla steinwedeni Keifer, 1943.

references

Han, Zuo, Xue & Hong (2014), Mansilla Vázquez, Pérez Otero, Salinero Corral ao (2003a), Navia, Ochoa, Welbourn ao (2010a), Xue, Sadeghi & Hong (2009a).

Last modified 21.ix.2019