Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aculus calcarifer

Aculus calcarifer (Liro, 1943)

on Tussilago

parasite

The mites are vagrants at the undersides of the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Tussilago farfara.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Eriophyes calcarifer.

references

Farkas (1965a), Ripka (2007a, Roivainen (1947a, 1950a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

Last modified 24.ix.2019