Aculops cannabicolus (Farkas, 1960)

on Cannabis

gall

the mites live as vagrants on the leaves and in the inflorescence, feeding also on the glandular hairs. At higher densities the leaves margins curl in, followed by russeting.

host plants

Cannabaceae, monophagous

Cannabis sativa.

synonyms

Vasates cannabicolus.

references

Farkas (1960a, 1965a), Petanović, Magud & Smiljanić (2007a [“cannabicola”]), Ripka (2007a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

mod 7.x.2019