Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Trisetacus chamaecypari

Trisetacus chamaecypari Smith, 1977

on Chamaecyparis, etc.


Mites hidden at the bases of the scales of the leaves and cones,that turn yellow and may die.

host plants

Cupressaceae, monophagous

Chamaecyparis lawsoniana; Cupressus x leylandii, macrocarpa; Juniperus virginiana.


Ostoj√°-Starzewski & Halstead (2006a).

Last modified 31.iii.2020