Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aculus phyllocoptoides

Aculus phyllocoptoides (Nalepa, 1891)

on Salix


found in galls that are attributed to Stenacis triradiata, but the mites also live free on the leaves, and caused a dirty brown discolouration of the leaves of Salix pentandra.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Salix pentandra, purpurea.


Vasates phyllocoptoides.


Buhr (1965a), Farkas (1965a), Roivaianen (1950a), Vaněčková-Skuhravá (1996a).

Last modified 27.ii.2020