Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aculus breviseta

Aculus breviseta Carmona, 1972

on Castanea, Fagus

parasite

The mites live as vagrants on the undersides of the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Fagaceae, oligophagous

Castanea sativa; Fagus sylvatica.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Vasates breviseta.

references

Carmona (1972a), Jočić & Petanović (2012a), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Xue, Wang, Song & Hong (2009a).

Last modified 20.ix.2019