Aceria laticincta (Nalepa, 1892)

on Lysimachia

Aceria laticincta: galls on Lysimachia vulgaris

Lysimachia vulgaris, Belgium, prov. Antwerp, Mol, 2.x.2016 © Carina Van Steenwinkel

Aceria laticincta: galls on Lysimachia vulgaris

Lysimachia vulgaris, Belgium, prov. Antwerp, Mol, Buitengoor-Meergoor, 12.viii.2015 © Carina Van Steenwinkel

Aceria laticincta: galls on Lysimachia vulgaris

detail

Aceria laticincta: galls on Lysimachia vulgaris

Lysimachia vulgaris, Germany, Donauworth: a normal, a weakly infested, and a strongly infested plant © Arnold Grosscurt

Aceria laticincta galls

Lysimachia vulgaris, Reusel: in infested plants the flowers turn greened and leafy

Aceria laticincta gall

Lysimachia vulgaris, Belgium, prov. Hainaut, Gozée, Hourpes © Jean-Yves Baugnée

Aceria laticincta gall

Lysimachia vulgaris, Voorne’s Duin; herbarium specimen, leg Ben van As

Aceria laticincta gallAceria laticincta gall

details of the dense erineum of the gall

hostplants

Primulaceae, monophagous

Lysimachia nummularia, thyrsiflora, vulgaris.

synonyms

Eriophyes laticinctus. Aceria thyrsiflorina (= Eriophyes laticinctus var. thyrsiflorina Nalepa on Lysimachia thyrsiflora seems never to have been described, a “nomen nudum”.

references

Béguinot (2005a, 2006a, 2007b), Bohinc & Trdan (2013a), Boczek & Petanović (1996a), Buhr (1964b), Farkas (1965a), Hellrigl (2003a), Houard (1909a), Lambinon, Carbonnelle & Claerebout (2015a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Ripka (2007a), Roivainen (1951a), Roskam (2009a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a), Stănescu (2009a), Tomasi (2014a), Weidner (1954a).

mod 12.ix.2018