Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Calacarus pusillus

Calacarus pusillus Pye, 2012a

on Calluna

Calacarus pusillus

mite, dorsal view (from Pye)

parasite

The mites live on the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Ericaceae, monophagous

Calluna vulgaris.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Pye (2012a).

Last modified 15.ix.2019