Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Siteroptes cerealium

Siteroptes cerealium (Kirchner, 1864)

on grasses

parasite

The mites are vagrants on the leaves, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Poaceae, olgophagous

Agropyron.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

notes

Just one of the many species in the family (cf Kaliszewski).

references

Kaliszewski (1987a), Roskam (2019a).

Last modified 13.x.2019