Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chaetosiphon alpinum

Chaetosiphon alpinum (Börner, 1950)

on Potentilla

parasite

Apterae 1-2 mm, probably very pale whitish or yellowish; body with short, truncate setae. In leaf axils.

hostplants

Rosaceae, narrowly monophagous

Potentilla clusiana.

synonyms

Passerinia alpinum.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2017), Börner & Franz (1956a).

Last modified 17.xii.2017