Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Epitrimerus vicinus

Epitrimerus vicinus Roivainen, 1950

on Carex


The mites are vagrants in the central furrow of the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

Carex flacca subsp. serrulata, rostrata, vesicaria.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).


Farkas (1965a), Roivainen (1950a, 1851a).

Last modified 21.i.2021