Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aculus betuli

Aculus betuli (Nalepa, 1896)

on Carpinus

gall

the mites are vagrants on the leaves; at high densities they can cause russetting.

hostplants

Betulaceae, monophagous

Carpinus betulus.

synonyms

Vasates comatus var. betuli.

references

Farkas (1965a), Houard (1908a).

Last modified 27.v.2018