Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aceria cardaminis

Aceria cardaminis (Cotte, 1912)

on Cardamine

gall

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).

references

Monfreda & de Lillo (2012a) .

Last modified 3.x.2019