Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aceria liszkai

Aceria liszkai (Balas, 1948)

on Vinca

Aceria cf liszkai on Vinca major

Vinca major, France, Paris, Seine, 19.v.2020 © Pierre Duhem; identification based on the aspect of the damage

Aceria cf liszkai on Vinca major

galled leaf

gall

mites are vagrants. At high densities the leaves may get disfigured and may strongly lengthwise roll upwards.

host plants

Apocynaceae, (narrowly?) monophagous

Vinca herbacea, ? major.

synonyms

Eriophyes liszkai.

references

Buhr (1965a), Davis, Flechtmann, Boczek & Barké (1982a “liszaki”), Farkas (1965a).

Last modified 20.v.2020