Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aceria diversicoloris

Aceria diversicoloris (Roivainen, 1947)

Acari, Eriophyidae

on Carex

gall

the mites live in the length fold of the upperside of the (basal part of the) leaf; the leaves may be lightly discoloured.

hostplants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

Carex flacca subsp. serrulata (= C. diversicolor), rostrata.

synonyms

Eriophyes diversicoloris.

references

Roivainen (1947a, 1950a, 1951a).

01/11/2014

Last modified 28.vi.2017