Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cenopalpus adventicius

Cenopalpus adventicius Ueckermann & Ripka, 2015

on Rosmarinus

Cenopalpus adventicius

mite, dorsal view (from Ueckermann & Ripka)


The carmin mites are vagrants at the undersides of the leaves and stems, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Rosmarinus officinalis.

distribution within Europe



Kontschán, Kiss & Ripka (2018a), Ueckermann & Ripka (2015a).

Last modified 26.v.2023