Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Atrichosema aceris

Atrichosema aceris Kieffer, 1904

on Acer


Fusiform, unilateral swelling of the distal part of the petiole, sometimes the midrib. Usually the gall is dark red to violet. Larva solitary, white. Pupation external.


Sapindaceae, narrowly monophagous

Acer campestre.


Larva without a spatula (Möhn, 1955a)


Barnes (1951a), Béguinot (2000b, 2002a,h, 2012a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Houard (1909a), Kieffer (1901b), Lambinon, Carbonnelle & Claerebout (2015a), Lambinon, Schneider & Feitz (2001b), Möhn (1955a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2019a), Roskam & Carbonnelle (2015a), Schneider (2016a), Simova-Tošić, Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1996a, 2000a, 2004a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (1994a, 1999a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý &

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