Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phytoptus aquatilis

Phytoptus aquatilis Roivainen, 1950

on Carex

parasite

The mites live on the upper side of the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Cyperaceae, monofaag

Carex acutiformis, aquatilis, canescens.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Farkas (1965a), Roivainen (1950a, 1951a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a) , Skoracka, Macuk & Rakowski (2004a).

Last modified 16.ix.2019