Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Brachycaudus mimeuri

Brachycaudus mimeuri Remaudière, 1952

on Euphrasia, Odontites


Apterae ± 1 mm, shining dark brown. They live primarily at the roots, but in shadowed conditions occur also higher on the plant. No host plant alternation. Not attended by ants.

host plants

Orobanchaceae, narrowly oligophagous

Euphrasia “officinalis”, rostkoviana, stricta; Odontites luteus.


Blackman & Eastop (2017), Heie (1992a), Jörgl & Lampel (1988a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 25.i.2019