Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Epitrimerus chamaenerii

Epitrimerus chamaenerii Liro, 1940

Acari, Eriophidae

on Chamerion

gall

the leaves are browned and in cases of heavy infestation the plants are stunted and do not flower; the mites live freely at the underside of the leaves.

hostplants

Onagraceae, monophagous

Chamerion angustifolium.

references

Buhr (1964b), Farkas (1965a), Petanović (1998a), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Roivainen (1947a, 1950a, 1951a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

21/07/2016

Last modified 28.vi.2017