Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cheiracus ornatus

Cheiracus ornatus (Farkas, 1963)

on Fagus

parasite

The mites live on the underside of the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Fagus sylvatica.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Rhyncaphytoptus ornatus.

references

Farkas (1963a, 1965a), Pye (2012a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a), Ripka (2007a), Xue, Wang, Song & Hong (2009a).

Last modified 20.ix.2019