Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Anthocoptes rubi

Anthocoptes rubi Domes, 1962

on Rubus

Anthocoptes rubi

mite, dorsal and lateral view (from Domes)


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

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Rubus bifrons, caesius, canescens, idaeus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Boczek & Petanović (1996a), Domes (1962a), Petanović (1998a), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

Last modified 17.x.2019