Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Epitrimerus succisae

Epitrimerus succisae (Roivainen, 1947)

on Succisa

gall

the mites are hypophyllous vagrants. At high densities the underside of the leaves becomes irregular, the leaves turn pale, eventually show russeting.

host plants

Caprifoliaceae, monophagous

Succisa pratensis.

synonyms

Leipothrix succisae.

references

Buhr (1965a), Farkas (1965a), Petanović & Rector (2007a), Roivainen (1947a, 1950a), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 25.ix.2019