Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllocoptes nevadensis

Phyllocoptes nevadensis Roivainen, 1953

on Euphorbia

Phyllocoptes nevadensis galling Euphorbia nicaeensis

Euphorbia nicaeensis var. hispanica, Spain, prov. Granada, Picacho de Veleta, Laguna de las Yeguas, ± 2700 m a.s.l.; (from Roivainen, 1953a)

gall

especially the top leaves badly deformed, rolled and curled.

hostplants

Euphorbiaceae, monophagous

Euphorbia esula, nicaeensis var. hispanica.

references

Roivainen (1953a).

Last modified 21.vii.2018