Metaculus rapistri,

Monfreda, Rosita & Lillo, Enrico De, 2012, Eriophyoid mites (Acari: Eriophyoidea) on Brassicaceae: a new species of Metaculus from Turkey and remarks on other species associated with brassicaceous plants, Zootaxa 3154, pp. 47-60: 57

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Metaculus rapistri


9. Metaculus rapistri  Carmona, 1969

Carmona 1969 — Agron. Lusit., 30: 89–90, pl. 1.

Type data. Rapistrum rugosum  (L.) All. Bastard cabbage; Quinta do Marquês, Oeiras, Portugal. General distribution. Palaearctic (only Portugal).

Relation to the host. The mite is vagrant and associated with leaf wrinkling and yellowing of the type host. Remarks. No other reports are available for this species.