Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllocoptes cerriphilus

Phyllocoptes cerriphilus Farkas, 1963

on oak


The mites live as vagrants on the undersides of the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus cerris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Farkas (1963a, 1965a), Ripka (2007a), Xue, Wang, Song & Hong (2009a).

Last modified 20.ix.2019