Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Platyphytoptus sabinianae

Platyphytoptus sabinianae Keifer, 1938

on Pinus

gall

the mites live in the sheath around the needle bases, causing chlorotic twisted needles.

host plants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Pinus mugo, nigra, sylvestris.

references

Denizhan, Monfreda, de Lillo & Çobanoğlu (2015a), Kiedrowicz, Lewandowski & Skoracka (2016a), Pye (2012a), Ripka (2007a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

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