Aceria macrocheluserinea (Trotter, 1902)

on Acer

Aceria macrocheluserinea gall

Acer campestre, Hardenberg © Arnold Grosscurt

Aceria macrocheluserinea gall

Acer campestre, Belgium, prov. Namur, Jemelle; © Jean-Yves Baugnée

Aceria macrocheluserinea gall

Strongly infested leaves curl in; the gall may then extend also to the upperside.

Aceria macrocheluserinea: erineum on Acer campestre

Acer campestre, Nieuwendam: the hairs of the erineum are mushroom-shaped.

Aceria macrocheluserinea: erineum hair on Acer campestre

four hairs

host plants

Sapindaceae, narrowly monophagous

Acer campestre, lobelii, monspessulanum, opalus, pseudoplatanus, rubrum.

according to Buhr also rarely also A. platanoides.


Eriophyes macrocheluserineus; Aceria, Eriophyes, eriobia Nalepa, 1922; Aceria macrochela eriobia; Eriopyes macrochelus var. erinea Nalepa


Béguinot (2002a,e,f,h, 2003a, 2005a, 2006b,c, 2007b, 2012a), Bellmann (2012a), Blanes-Dalmau, Caballero-López & Pujade-Villar (2017a), Chinery (2011a), Cogolludo (1921a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Farkas (1965a), Hellrigl (2003a), Houard (1909a), Lambinon, Carbonnelle & Claerebout (2015a), Lambinon & Romain (2009a), Lambinon, Schneider & Feitz (2001a), Lehmann & Flügel (2012a), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Ripka (2007a), Roskam (2009a, 2019a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a), Stănescu (2009a), Tomasi (2014a), Weidner (1954a).

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