Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllocoptes sanctus

Phyllocoptes sanctus Chetverikov, 2018

on Potentilla

Phyllocoptes sanctus

mite, lateral (from Chetverikov ao).


The mites live as vagrants on the underside of the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Potentilla recta subsp. obscura.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Chetverikov, Klimov, Letukhova ao (2018a).

Last modified 6.viii.2020