Aculops cannabicolus (Farkas, 1960)

Acari, Eriophyidae

on Cannabis

gall

the mites live as vagrants on the leaves and in the inflorescencem feeding also on the glandular hairs. At higher densities the leaves margins curl in, followed by russeting.

hostplants

Cannabaceae, monophagous

Cannabis sativa.

synonyms

Vasates cannabicolus.

references

Farkas (1960a, 1965a), Petanović, Magud & Smiljanić (2007a), Ripka (2007a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

16/06/2015

mod 28.vi.2017