Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aculus hygrophilus

Aculus hygrophilus (Roivainen, 1953)

Acari, Eriophyidae

on Hypericum

gall

the mites are vagrants at the underside of the young leaves. These are buckled and rolled, and when heavily attacked also browned.

hostplants

Hypericaceae, monophagous

Hypericum perforatum, undulatum.

synonyms

Vasates hygrophilus.

references

Boczek & Petanović (1996a), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Roivainen (1953a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

23/07/2016

Last modified 28.vi.2017