Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Fragariocoptes setiger

Fragariocoptes setiger (Nalepa, 1894)

on Fragaria

Fragariocoptes setiger on Fragaria viridis

Fragaria viridis, Germany, Halle (Saale), Bad Kösen, © Gerrit Öhm

Fragariocoptes setiger on Fragaria viridis


Fragariocoptes setiger on Fragaria viridis

galls locally crowded

Fragariocoptes setiger

mitee, lateral view (from Chetverikov & Sukhareva)


epiphyllous, up to 1.5 mm large, red, usually hairy, basally constricted pustules with a narrow opening at the underside.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Fragaria moschata, vesca, viridis.


Phyllocoptes, Sierraphytoptus, setiger.


Buhr (1964b), Chetverikov & Sukhareva (2009a), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Farkas (1965a), Fjelddalen (1995a), Houard (1908a), Lambinon, Carbonnelle & Claerebout (2015a), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Ripka (2007a, 2008a), Roivainen (1951a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a), Stănescu (2009a), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 26.vii.2023