Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllocoptes obtusus

Phyllocoptes obtusus Nalepa, 1891

on Salvia


The mites are vagrants at the undersides of the leaves, without causing apparent damage. Possibly also inquiline in the erinea of Aceria salviae.

host plants

monofaag, monophagous

Salvia verticillata.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Farkas (1965a), Jočić & Petanović (2012a), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Ripka (2007a).

Last modified 26.ix.2019