Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aphelenchoides blastophthorus

Aphelenchoides blastophthorus Franklin, 1952

Nematoda, Aphelenchoididae

gall

this species is mentioned sometimes as a gall causer. However, the nematodes probably feed on fungi that develop between the scales of the bud or bulb.

references

Bongers (1988a), Buhr (1965a).

31/08/2014

Last modified 28.vi.2017