Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Epitrimerus insons

Epitrimerus insons Bockzek, 1961

on Chamaecyparis, Thuja

gall

the mites are vagrants onn the needles. At high densities bright spots are caused and local discolourations.

host plants

Cupressaceae, oligophagous

Chamaecyparis; Thuja occidentalis.

references

Buhr (1965a), Kiedrowicz, Lewandowski & Skoracka (2016a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

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