Aceria gilloglii Keifer, 1963

Acari, Eriophyidae

on bamboo

gall

the mites are vagrants at the underside of the leaves and in the leaf sheaths; at high densities a weak witches’ broom may be formed.

hostplants

Poaceae: Bambusoideae, oligophagous

Pleioblastus fortunei; Pseudosasa disticha.

notes

In the UK found in a botanical garden.

references

Pye (2012a).

17/11/2014

mod 28.vi.2017