Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Epitrimerus violarius

Epitrimerus violarius Liro, 1941

on Viola


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

hostp lants

Viola, monophagous

Viola canina & subsp. ruppii, mirabilis, riviniana, uliginosa.


Farkas (1965a), Ripka (2007a), Roivainen (1947a, 1951a).

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