Paliurus

fam. Rhamnaceae

1a small pear-shaped mine: a short corridor, quickly widening into a small blotch => 2

1b corridor mine => 3

1c galls, etc => 100

2a species from Israel: Bucculatrix spina-christi

2b species from the Ukraine: B. paliuricola

3a at start of the mine a semiglobular, shining egg shell; larva chamber at most 3 times as long as wide: Stigmella paliurella

3b egg shell elliptic, iridescent; larval chamber 5 times as long as wide: Buccularix albella

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 ? on Paliurus spina-christi

Not included in the key: Bucculatrix turatii, B. nigricomella.

04/12/2015