Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllocoptes farkasi

Phyllocoptes farkasi Boczek, 1969

on Pinus


the mites live in the sheats at the base of the needles. At high densities some discolouration of the needles may occur.

host plants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Pinus jeffreyi, nigra, sylvestris.


Farkas (1965a), Kiedrowicz, Lewandowski & Skoracka (2016a), Ripka (2007a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

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