Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aculus martialis

Aculus martialis (Liro, 1941)

on Viburnum

gall

the mites live as vagrants at the underside, mainly of the younger leaves. At high densities the leaves may turn lightly brown.

host plants

Adoxaceae, monophagous

Viburnum opulus.

synonyms

Vasates martialis.

references

Boczek (1964a), Farkas (1965a), Roivainen (1951a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

Last modified 8.v.2020