Spartium, spanish broom, weaver’s broom

fam. Fabaceae

1a larva mines from a case, makes fleck mines => 2

1b larva does not mine from a case => 3

1c galls, etc. => 100

2a mouth angle 90°, case perpendicular on the leaf: Coleophora saturatella

2b mouth angle 45°, case obliquely on the leaf: Coleophora trifariella

3a tentiform mine: Phyllonorycter juncei

3b flat, crook-shaped gallery => 4

4a final part of the gallery widened, on top of the midrib: Agromyza johannae and A. pulla

4b gallery hardly widened, never on top (but possibly next to) the midrib: Agromyza luteifrons

100a Nematoda => 101

100b Acari => 102

100c Coleoptera => 103

100e Diptera => 104

100f Hemiptera => 105

100d Hymenoptera => 106

100g rust fungi => 107

100h smut fungi => 108

100i powdery and downy mildews => 109

100j other causers => 110

102 – Acari

102a Eriophyidae: Aceria spartii

104 – Diptera

104a Cecidomyiidae: Asphondylia pterospartii; Piranea spartii

105 – Hemiptera

105a Aphididae: Aphis cytisorum

107 – rust fungi

107a Pucciniaceae: Uromyces spartii-juncei

109 – powdery and downy mildews

109a Erysiphaceae: Erysiphe rayssiae; Leveillula papilionacearum

Not included in the key: Oryxolaemus flavifemoratus.

05/12/2016