Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Epitrimerus jaceae

Epitrimerus jaceae Liro, 1943

polyphagous

gall

the mites live as vagrants at the underside of the leaves. At high densities the leaves may dry and turn brown.

host plants

polyphagous

Centaurea jacea, scabiosa, stoebe subsp. australis; Primula veris.

Less often: Campanula persicifolia; Origanum vulgare; Plantago lanceolata; Potentilla erecta, reptans; Prunella vulgaris; Stachys alopecuros.

references

Boczek (1964a), Boczek & Petanović (1996a), Farkas (1965a), Jočić & Petanović (2012a), Petanović & Stanković (1999a), Roivainen (1947a, 1950a, 1951a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

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