Aculus phyllocoptoides (Nalepa, 1891)

Acari, Eriophyidae

on Salix

gall

found in galls that are attributed to Stenacis triradiata, but the mites also live free on the leaves, and caused a dirty brown discolouration of the leaves of Salix pentandra.

hostplants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Salix pentandra, purpurea.

synonyms

Vasates phyllocoptoides.

references

Buhr (1965a), Farkas (1965a), Roivaianen (1950a).

28/11/2014

mod 28.vi.2017