Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Criotacus mastigophorus

Criotacus mastigophorus (Nalepa, 1890)

on Ulmus

parasite

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

host plants

Ulmaceae, monophagous

Ulmus “campestris”.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Aculus, Vasates, mastigophorus.

references

Farkas (1965a), Ripka (2007a), Roivainen (1950a).

Last modified 25.ix.2019