Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phytoptus rigidus

Phytoptus rigidus Roivainen, 1950

on Carex

parasite

The mites are vagrants in the top part of the leaf sheaths, without causing apparent damage.

host plants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

Carex ferruginea.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

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references

Farkas (1965a), Roivainen (1950a).

Last modified 25.ix.2019