Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aculus minor

Aculus minor (Nalepa, 1892)

on Thymus

gall

tips of the shoots with a bunch of small, disfigured leaves that often are intensely red in colour and sometimes lightly hairy.

hostplants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Thymus funkii, membranaceus, odoratissimus, pulegioides subsp. chamaedrys, serpyllum, striatus, vulgaris.

synonyms

Aceria, Eriophyes, minor.

references

Bohinc & Trdan (2013a), Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Farkas (1965a), Hellrigl (2003a), Houard (1909a), Roskam (2009a), Salas-Remón, Llimona, Lozano ao (2015a).

Last modified 18.ix.2018