Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pentamerus septemcarinatus

Pentamerus septemcarinatus (Liro, 1941)

Acari, Eriophyidae

on Frangula

gall

the mites are vagrants at the underside of the leaves. At high densities the leaves may show irregular greyish green spots.

hostplants

Rhamnaceae, monophagous

Frangula alnus (= Rhamnus frangula); Rhamnus cathartica.

synonyms

Epitrimerus septemcarinatus.

references

Ripka (2007a), Roivainen (1947a, 1951a), Farkas (1965a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a) .

20/06/2015

Last modified 28.vi.2017