Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Abacarus acutatus

Abacarus acutatus Sukhareva, 1985

on grasses

parasite

The mites live in the leaf sheaths and on the upper side of the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Bromopsis inermis; Calamagrostis arundinacea, canescens, epigeios; Dactylis glomerata; Echinochloa crus-galli; Festuca rubra; Holcus lanatus.

Mainly on Calamagrostis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Laska, Majer, Szydło ao (2018a), Pye (2012a), Ripka (2008a), Skoracka (2005a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

Last modified 17.ix.2019