Aceria saalasii (Liro, 1940)

Acari, Eriophyidae

on Syringa

gall

the mites are vagrants on the leaves; at high densities they can cause russetting.

hostplants

Oleaceae, monophagous

Syringa vulgaris.

synonyms

the species name is not mentioned in the Fauna Europaea (2014); perhaps it is a forgotten synonym.

references

Farkas (1965a).

09/11/2014

mod 28.vi.2017