Phyllocoptes goniothorax (Nalepa, 1889)

on Crataegus

Phyllocoptes goniothorax galls

Crataegus monogyna, Castricum

Phyllocoptes goniothorax: galls on Crataegus monoyna

Crataegus monogyna, Loenen (Ge); © Arnold Grosscurt

Phyllocoptes goniothorax gall, upperside

Crataegus monogyna, Duin en Kruidberg: upperside

Phyllocoptes goniothorax gall, underside

underside

Phyllocoptes goniothorax gall

the inside is lined with swollen hairs …..

Phyllocoptes goniothorax gall

… that soon shrivel

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Crataegus coccinoides, laevigata, macrocarpa, monogyna, nigra, rhipidophylla, sanguinea.

Buhr adds, with a question mark: : Pyracantha coccinea. Also a reference by Ripka (2007a) to Malus sylvestris is surprising.

synonyms

Eriophyes goniothorax.

references

Abras, Fassotte, Chandelier & Cavelier (2008a), Béguinot (2001c, 2002a,e,f,g,h, 2003a, 2006a,c, 2007b, 2012a), Bellmann (2012a). Blanes-Dalmau, Caballero-López & Pujade-Villar (2017a), Buhr (1964b, 1965a), Chinery (2011a), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Denizhan, Monfreda, de Lillo & Çobanoğlu (2015a), Farkas (1965a), Fjelddalen (1995a), Flügel (2016a), Groom (2011a), Hellrigl (2003a). Houard (1908a), Jočić & Petanović (2012a), Kollár (2011a), Koops (2013a), Lambinon, Carbonnelle & Claerebout (2015a), Lambinon, Schneider & Feitz (2001a), Lehmann & Flügel (2012a), Lehmann & Hannover (2016a), Máca (2012a), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Ripka (2007a), Roivainen (1947a, 1950a), Roskam (2009a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a), Stănescu (2009a), Sylvén (1960a), Tomasi (2014a), Weidner (1954a).

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