Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhizococcus munroi

Rhizococcus munroi (Boryatynski, 1962)

Munro’s felt scale

polyphagous on low plants.

parasite

Scales mainly near the root collar.

host plants

Achillea distans, millefolium; Artemisia; Brachypodium pinnatum; Calluna; Chrysanthemum; Crepis; Deschampsia; Erigeron canadensis; Euphorbia; Minuartia anatolica, setacea; Potentilla megalantha; Sarcopoterium spinosum; Saussurea japonica; Schedonorus pratensis; Sedum; Tetragonolobus; Teucrium; Thymus odoratissimus; Valeriana officinalis; Veronica; Vicia.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Acanthoococcus, Eriococcus, munroi.

references

Hellrigl (2004a), Kozár, Kaydan, Konczné Benedicty & Szita (2013a), Kozár & Ostafichuk (1987a).

Last modified 16.iii.2020