Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllocoptes abaenus

Phyllocoptes abaenus Keifer, 1940

on Prunus

Phyllocoptes abaenus on Prunus cerasifera

Prunus cerasifera, Hongarije, Budapest © László Érsek; det prof. G Ripka

Phyllocoptes abaenus on Prunus cerasifera

underside

Phyllocoptes abaenus on Prunus cerasifera

a single leaf

Phyllocoptes abaenus on Prunus cerasifera

same leaf, underside

Phyllocoptes abaenus: erineum

erineum

gall

the mites are vagrants at the underside of the leaves; at high densities they can cause russeting. Also weak erinea may develop on de hypophyllous veins, consisting of long, acute wavy hairs.

host plants

Rpsaceae, monophagous

Prunus armeniaca, avium, cerasifera, cerasus, domestica & subsp. insititia, persica, spinosa.

references

Denizhan (2011a), Denizhan, Monfreda, de Lillo & Çobanoğlu (2015a), Farkas (1965a), Geçer & Denizhan (2015a), de Lillo (1998b), Lotfollahi, Irani-Nejad & de Lillo (2014b), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Pye (2012a), Ripka (2007a, 2016a), Ripka & de Lillo (1997a), Roivainen (1953a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

Last modified 2.x.2019