Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aculodes mckenziei

Aculodes mckenziei (Keifer, 1944)

on grasses

parasite

The mites are vagrants on the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Poaceae, broadly oligophagous

Agrostis capillaris, gigantea, stolonifera; Alopecurus pratensis; Anisantha sterilis, tectorum; Apera spica-venti; Arrhenatherum elatius; Avenula pubescens; Bromopsis erecta, inermis; Bromus hordeaceus, racemosus; Calamagrostis epigeios; Dactylis glomerata;Elytrigia repens Festuca ovina, rubra; Festulolium braunii; Holcus lanatus; Lolium multiflorum, perenne; Phalaroides arundinacea; Phleum pratense; Poa pratensis, trivialis; Puccinellia capillaris; Schedonorus arundinaceus, pratensis; Trisetum flavescens; Triticum aestivum.

Records from Mentha longifolia; Rumex crispus may concern strays.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Boczek & Petanović (1996a), Jočić & Petanović (2012a), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Rector, Czarnoleski, Skoracka & Lembicz (2016a), Ripka (2007a), Roskam (2019a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

Last modified 12.x.2019