Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aculops hellenicus

Aculops hellenicus de Lillo, 1994

on Origanum

gall

the plants grow insufficiently, the internodes are shortened, leaves and stems are russeted, flowering is reduced.

hostplants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Origanum “heracleoticum”.

The specific name is ambiguous; what probably is intended is O. vulgare subsp. viridulum.

references

de Lillo (1994a).

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