Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllocoptes depressus

Phyllocoptes depressus Nalepa, 1896

on Cornus

Phyllocoptes depressus on Cornus sanguinea

Cornus sanguinea, France, dép. Seine-et-Marne, Carnetin, 26.v.2022 © Pierre Duhem

Phyllocoptes depressus on Cornus sanguinea

undeside

Phyllocoptes depressus on Cornus sanguinea

the leaf is locally thickened and hairy

gall

the leaf is disfigured and discoloured, the margin is wavy and rolled upwards; caused by free living mites.

host plants

Cornaceae, monophagous

Cornus sanguinea.

references

Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Farkas (1965a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Tomasi (2012a, 2014a).

Last modified 1.vi.2022