Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllocoptes myricae

Phyllocoptes myricae (Roivainen, 1947)

on Myrica

gall

the mites live free on the plant. Perhaps they are responsible for leaf margin rolls.

host plants

Myricaceae, monophagous

Myrica gale.

synonyms

Eriophyes myricae Roivainen, 1947.

references

Buhr (1964b), Farkas (1965a), Roivainen (1947a, 1950a, 1951a).

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