Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phytoptus caricis

Phytoptus caricis (Lehtola, 1940)

Acari, Phytoptidae

on Carex

gall

utricles are transformed in very long and thickened galls (Farkas writes about leaf-defornations].

hostplants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

Carex nigra.

references

Buhr (1964b), Farkas (1965a), Roivainen (1947a).

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