Aploneura ampelina (de Horváth in Mokrzecky, 1897)

on Vitis

parasite

Apterae live at the roots, causing a swelling and loosening of the bark. Whether there also exists a sexual generation, most probably on Pistacia, is unknown.

host plants

Vitaceae, ? Rosaceae

Vitis vinifera.

Also reported from Cydonia; Malus; Pyrus.

synonyms

Rhizoctonus ampelinus.

references

Barjadze & Asanidze (2013a), Blackman & Eastop (2018), Houard (1909a).

mod 6.vii.2018