Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Epitrimerus hieracii

Epitrimerus hieracii Liro, 1942

on Hieracium


The mites are vagrants at the undersides of the leaves; the plants are abnormally bushy and do not flower.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Hieracium umbellatum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Farkas (1965a), Liro (1942a).

Last modified 30.ix.2019