Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aceria cirsii

Aceria cirsii Petanović, Boczec & Shi, 2000

on Cirsium


The mites are vagrants at the undersides of the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Cirsium vulgare.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Petanović, Boczec & Shi, 2000.

Last modified 27.ix.2019