Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aculus myrsinites

Aculus myrsinites (Roivanan, 1947)

on Salix

gall

leaf pocket galls, but the mites are sometimes vagrants not causing any malformation (Roivainen, 1947a).

hostplants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Salix alba, hastata, myrsinites, phylicifolia, polaris, reticulata.

synonyms

Aceria, Phyllocoptes, Vasates, myrsinites.

references

Buhr (1965a), Farkas (1965a), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Ripka (2007a), Ripka & de Lillo (1997a), Roivainen (1947a, 1950), Wahlgren (1963b).

Last modified 21.vii.2018