Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Anthocoptes loricatus

Anthocoptes loricatus (Nalepa, 1889)

on Coeylus


The mites are vagrants at the undersides of the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Betulaceae, monophagous

Corylus avellana.

Mentioned by Ripka also from Ulmus “campestris”, laevis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Denizhan, Monfreda, de Lillo & Çobanoğlu (2015a), Farkas (1965a), Ripka (2007a, Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

Last modified 23.ix.2019