Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Epitrimerus eriophori

Epitrimerus eriophori Roivainen, 1947

on Eriophorum


The mites are vagrants on the basal part of the upper side of the leaves, mainly in the central length furrow, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

Eriophorum angustifolium.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Farkas (1965a), Roivainen (1947a, 1950a, 1951a).

Last modified 28.ix.2019