Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acaphylla theae

Acaphylla theae (Watt, 1898)

on Camellia


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).


Acaphylla steinwedeni Keifer, 1943.


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