Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Calepitrimerus buxi

Calepitrimerus buxi Petanović, 2001

on Buxus


The mites live on both sides of the leaves and on the stems, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Buxaceae, monophagous

Buxus sempervirens.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Petanović (2001a), Pye (2012a), Pye & Ostojá-Starzewski (2009a).

Last modified 9.x.2019