Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Epitrimerus knautiae

Epitrimerus knautiae Liro, 1942

on Knautia

parasite

The mites are vagrants at the undersides of the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Caprifoliaceae, monophagous

Knautia arvensis.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Leipothrix knautiae.

references

Boczek & Petanović (1996a), Farkas (1965a), Liro (1942a), Petanović (2001b), Petanović & Rector (2007a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

Last modified 1.x.2019