Epitrimerus subacromius Roivanen, 1947

Acari, Eriophyidae

on Betula

gall

the mintes live free at the underside of the leaf; the feeding damage they cause make the leaf turn yellow or brown, and contract spoon-like.

hostplants

Betulaceae, monophagous

Betula pubescens & var glabrata.

references

Buhr (1964b), Farkas (1965a), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Roivainen (1947a, 1950a, 1951a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

21/07/2016

mod 28.vi.2017