Cenopalpus spinosus (Donnadieu, 1875)

on Cornus

Cenopalpus spinosus: galls on Cornus mas

Cornus mas, Hungary, Budapest, 28.vii.2017 © László Érsek

Cenopalpus spinosus: galls on Cornus mas

detail

Cenopalpus spinosus: galls on Cornus mas

two galls in close up

Cenopalpus spinosus: galls on Cornus mas

same galls, underside

Cenopalpus spinosus: mites

more strongly magnified

Cenopalpus spinosus: mites

the mites

Cenopalpus spinosus: gall on Cornus mas

Cornus mas, Belgium, prov. Namur, Parc National de Furfooz, 6.vi.2018 © Stéphane Claerebout

Cenopalpus spinosus: gall on Cornus mas

detail

Cenopalpus spinosus: gall on Cornus mas

acarodomatium

Cenopalpus spinosus: gall on Cornus mas

Cornus mas, Belgium, Liège, coteaux de la Citadelle: upperside © Jean-Yves Baugnée

Cenopalpus spinosus: gall on Cornus mas

underside

Cenopalpus spinosus: gall on Cornus mas

Cornus mas, Belgium, prov. Namur, Parc National de Furfooz © Stéphane Claerebout

Cenopalpus spinosus

Rübsaamen’s illustration of his Tenuipalpus spinosus.

parasite

The mites are carmine, the larvae pink to red.

hostplants

polyphagous, mainly Rosaceae, also Cornaceae and Onagraceae

Cornus mas, sanguinea; Oenothera; Pyracantha coccinea; Rosa; Rubus; Sorbus torminalis.

synonyms

Tenuipalpus geisenheyneri Rübsaamen, 1910.

references

Béguinot (2002f, 2006b, 2012a), Buhr (1964b), Flat mites of the world (2014), Hatzinikolis & Emmanouel (1987a), Jeppson, Keifer & Baker (1975a), Roskam (2009a), Rübsaamen (1910a), Ueckermann & Ripka (2015a).

mod 4.viii.2018