Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pentamerismus oregonensis

Pentamerismus oregonensis McGregor, 1949

on Cupressaceae, etc.

parasite

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

host plants

Cupressaceae, oligophagous

Calocedrus decurrens; Juniperus communis, horizontalis, scopulorum; Platycladus orientalis.

But also Glebionis coronaria (Asteraceae)

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Raissi Ardali, Hadizadeh, Mohammadi Sharif & Khanjani (2014a), Ueckermann & Ripka (2015a).

Last modified 12.x.2019