Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Epitrimerus anthrisci

Epitrimerus anthrisci Lindroth, 1904

on Anthriscus, Heracleum

gall

entire plant stunted, mostly sterile; leaves crumpled.

hostplants

Apioaceae, oligophagous

Anthriscus sylvestris; Heracleum sphondylium subsp. sibiricum.

notes

in Heracleum the mites live free at the underside of the leaves, without visible results.

references

Buhr (1964b), Farkas (1965a), Houard (1909a), Roivainen (1951a), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 9.vii.2018