Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Leipothrix hirtus

Leipothrix hirtus Chetverikov, 2005

on Carex

parasite

The mites live on the undersides of the leaves and on the stems, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

Carex atherodes, hirta.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Petanović, Chetverikov & Smiljanić (2007a).

Last modified 16.ix.2019