Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Shevtchenkella barensis

Shevtchenkella barensis Vidović & Petanović, 2008

on Olea

Shevtchenkella barensis

Shevtchenkella barensis

mite, dorsal and lateral view (from Vidović & Petanović)

gall

The mites cause irregularly lobed margins with humping and curving of the rachis of young leaves. Fully formed leaves are spotted with lighter green hollows on upper side with corresponding chlorotic protuberances on underside

host plants

Oleaceae, monophagous

Olea europaea.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Jočić & Petanović (2012a), Vidović & Petanović (2008a).

Last modified 24.ix.2019