Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllocoptes nevadensis

Phyllocoptes nevadensis Roivainen, 1953

on Euphorbia

Phyllocoptes nevadensis galling Euphorbia nicaeensis

Euphorbia nicaeensis var. hispanica, Spain, prov. Granada, Picacho de Veleta, Laguna de las Yeguas, ± 2700 m a.s.l.; (from Roivainen, 1953a)


especially the top leaves badly deformed, rolled and curled.


Euphorbiaceae, monophagous

Euphorbia esula, nicaeensis var. hispanica.


Roivainen (1953a).

Last modified 21.vii.2018