Phyllocoptes vitisidaeae Roivanen, 1951

Acari, Eriophyidae

on Vaccinium

gall

the mites are leaf vagrants; at high densities the leaf may turn spoon-like and corrugated.

hostplants

Ericaceae, narrowly monophagous

Vaccinium vitis-idaea.

references

Buhr (1965a), Davis, Flechtmann, Boczek & Barké (1982a), Roivainen (1951a).

04/11/2014

mod 28.vi.2017