Steneotarsonemus canestrinii (Massalongo, 1897)

on grasses


The inside of the leaf sheath and the corresponding part of the culm covered with rows or crusts of initially white, later brown, papillae.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Elymus caninus; Elytrigia repens; Stipa capillata, pennata.

According to Dauphin & Aniotsbehere not on Stipa capillata.


Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a)m Houard (1908a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2019a), Tomasi (2012a).

mod 12.x.2019