Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllocoptes sorbeus

Phyllocoptes sorbeus (Nalepa, 1926)

on Sorbus


mostly hypophyllous erineum without association with the venation; initially white, later reddish or brown. The hairs are short, obtuse-cylindrical or globular.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Sorbus aria, aucuparia, commixta, torminalis.


Eriophyes sorbeus, E. goniothorax var. sorbeus.


Béguinot (2002h, 2012a), Buhr (1965a), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Farkas (1965a), Fjelddalen (1995a), Hellrigl (2003a), Jočić & Petanović (2012a), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Ripka (2007a), Roivainen (1947a), Roskam (2009a), Tomasi (2014a), Vaněčková-Skuhravá (1996a), Wahlgren (1963b), Weidner (1954a).

Last modified 27.ii.2020