Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Brevipalpus phoenicis

Brevipalpus phoenicis (Geijskes, 1939)

polyphagous

parasite

The mites are vagrants on all above-ground pat of the plant; the leaves may turn brown and drop, the fruits may remain small and have scabby spots.

host plants

Citrus reticulata, sinensis; Passiflora edulis; Phoenix canariensis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Brevipalpus yothersi (Baker, 1949).

references

Childers, French & Rodrigues (2003a), Ueckermann, Palevsky, Gerson ao (2018a) .

Last modified 9.x.2019