Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aculus prunellae

Aculus prunellae (Liro, 1942)

Acari, Eriophyidae

on Prunella

gall

the mites live as vagrants at the underside of the leaves. At high densities the leaves turn brown and wither.

hostplants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Prunella vulgaris.

synonyms

Phyllocoptes prunellae. See also Aculops clinopodii.

references

Farkas (1965a), Liro (1942a), Roivainen (1951a).

15/11/2014

Last modified 28.vi.2017