Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Epitrimerus goodenowii

Epitrimerus goodenowii Roivainen, 1947

on Carex


The mites are vagrants at the upper side of the leaves in the central length fold, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

Carex acuta, aquatilis, cespitosa, hostiana, nigra.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Farkas (1965a), Roivainen (1947a, 1960a, 1951a).

Last modified 28.ix.2019