Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllocoptes punctatus

Phyllocoptes punctatus Nalepa, 1920

on Alnus

gall

the mites are vagrants on the leaves; at high densities they can cause russetting.

host plants

Betulaceae, monophagous

Alnus incana.

synonyms

Vasates punctatus.

references

Farkas (1965a).

Last modified 29.ix.2019