Colchicum, autumn crocus, naked ladies

fam. Colchicaceae

10a larva: pinacula colourless (the bases of the setae themselves are black) : Cnephasia incertana

10b pinacula black: Cnephasia stephensiana

1c galls, etc => 100

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

101 – Nematoda

101a Anguinidae: Ditylenchus dipsaci

107 – rust fungi

107a Pucciniaceae: Uredo colchici-autumnalis; Uromyces colchici

108 – smut fungi

108a Urocystidaceae: Urocystis bulbocodii, colchici

Hering (1957a) includes in his key a mine of the tortricid Aphelia paleana (Hübner, 1793). This is an extremely polyphagous species, and nowhere in the literature it is described as regular miner. The mine that Hering described must have been a fortuitous phenomenon.

23/11/2016