Aculodes mckenziei (Keifer, 1944)

on grasses

parasite

The mites are vagrants on the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Poaceae, broadly oligophagous

Agrostis capillaris, gigantea, stolonifera; Alopecurus pratensis; Anisantha sterilis, tectorum; Apera spica-venti; Arrhenatherum elatius; Avenula pubescens; Bromopsis erecta, inermis; Bromus hordeaceus, racemosus; Calamagrostis epigeios; Dactylis glomerata;Elytrigia repens Festuca ovina, rubra; Festulolium braunii; Holcus lanatus; Lolium multiflorum, perenne; Phalaroides arundinacea; Phleum pratense; Poa pratensis, trivialis; Puccinellia capillaris; Schedonorus arundinaceus, pratensis; Trisetum flavescens; Triticum aestivum.

Records from Mentha longifolia; Rumex crispus may concern strays.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Boczek & Petanović (1996a), Jočić & Petanović (2012a), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Rector, Czarnoleski, Skoracka & Lembicz (2016a), Ripka (2007a), Roskam (2019a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

mod 12.x.2019