Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Trisetacus cembrae

Trisetacus cembrae (von Tubeuf, 1910)

on Pinus

gall

the mites live in the buds. Buds do not unfold normally, but form a tangle or witches’ broom; also the needles may be discoloured.

host plants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Pinus cembra, mugo.

synonyms

Trisetacus pini cembrae.

references

Buhr (1965a), Farkas (1965a), Hellrigl (2003a), Kiedrowicz, Lewandowski & Skoracka (2016a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a), Tomasi (2003a), Weidner (1954a).

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