Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aceria cardaminis

Aceria cardaminis (Cotte, 1912)

on Cardamine


The mite affects flowers which become twisted and virescent. Leaves develop abundant
hairs with folded borders, turning red.

host plants

Brassicaceae, monophagous

Cardamine hirsuta.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Monfreda & de Lillo (2012a) .

Last modified 3.x.2019