Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Abacarus compactus

Abacarus compactus Sukhareva, 1977

on grasses


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

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Bromus hordeaceus; Festuca ovina, rubra; Lolium multiflorum, perenne.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a) .

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