Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eriophyes caricis

Eriophyes caricis Keifer, 1944

on Carex


The mites are vagrants in the furrows on top of the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

Carex ericetorum, panicea.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Roivainen (1950a, 1961a).

Last modified 29.ix.2019