Aceria silenes (Liro, 1940)

on Silene

gall

the shoot tips are disfigured because the lenth growth is halted; all flower parts within the calyx have turned leaflike or are greened.

hostplants

Caryophyllaceae, monophagous

Silene nutans, otites, rupestris.

references

Buhr (1965a), Farkas (1965a), Hellrigl (2003), Ripka (2016a), Roskam (2009a).

mod 20.vii.2018