Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Stigmella aceris parasite

Stigmella aceris (Frey, 1857) scarce maple pigmy on Acer Acer platanoides, Tilburg, de Kaaistoep, 10.x..2020 © Paul van Wielink same mine lighted from behind Acer campestre, Wellerlooi, lg de Hamert, 3.viii.2011 Acer campestre, Erlecom, 29.vi.20068/p> detail Acer platanoides, Belgium, Liège, Coteaux de la Citadelle, 14.ix.2015 © Jean-Yves Baugnée Acer cappadocicum, Belgium, prov Namur, Nismes, parc […]

Nieukerken EJ van, Schreurs AEP, Stiphout ML van & Ellis WN, 2006a.

Stigmella aceris (Lepidoptera: Nepticulidae), een nieuwe mineermot van esdoorns in Nederland en België.- Entomologische Berichten 66(6): 174-180.

Nieukerken EJ van, Schreurs AEP, Stiphout ML van & Ellis WN, 2006a.

Stigmella aceris (Lepidoptera: Nepticulidae), een nieuwe mineermot van esdoorns in Nederland en België. – Entomologische Berichten, Amsterdam 66: 174-180.

Kuchlein JH, Alders K & CM Kuchlein-Nijsten, 2006a.

Stigmella aceris, nieuw voor Nederland (Lepidoptera: Nepticulidae). – Tinea Nederland 1(5-8): 45-49.

October, 2020 news

new pictures Aceria obiones; Adelges tardus; Andricus quercuscalicis; Aphalara freji; Callisto denticulella; Caloptilia cf populetorum; Cameraria ohridella; Chromatomyia aprilina; Coptotriche marginea; Diplocarpon mespili; Dyseriocrania subpurpurella; Gilletteella cooleyi; Jaapiella jaapiana; Parornix carpinella; Peronospora tabacina; Phyllonorycter connexella; Phytomyza lycopi; Psyllopsis fraxini; Scolioneura betuleti; Siphoninus phillyreae; Stigmella aceris, samiatella; Taphrina farlowii.

Acer ginnala host plant species

synonym: Acer tataricum subsp. ginnala organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf vagrant Aphididae Periphyllus minutus fruit borer Anthribidae Exechesops foliatus leaf vagrant Cicadellidae Edwardsiana ampliata leaf down Erysiphales Sawadaea bicornis leaf down Erysiphales Sawadaea tulasnei leaf gall Cecidomyiidae Dasineura rubella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella aceris leaf vagrant Eriophyidae Shevtchenkella serrata leaf vagrant […]

genus Acer host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Diaspididae Ferreroaspis hungarica stem borer Cerambycidae Purpuricenus schurmanni stem scale Diaspididae Ferreroaspis hungarica unknown scale Coccidae Eulecanium transvittatum stem scale Mirococcus ostiaplurimus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Stictoleptura picticornis stem scale Pseudococcidae Pseudococcus longispinus leaf down Erysiphaceae Sawadaea polyfida stem borer Curculionidae Dryoxylon onoharaense leaf vagrant […]

Acer tataricum host plant species

tartar maple organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite dead wood borer Cerambycidae Ropalopus macropus leaf vagrant Tetranychidae Eotetranychus pruni leaf vagrant Aphididae Periphyllus minutus fruit borer Anthribidae Exechesops foliatus leaf leaf spot Dothideomycetes Asteromella platanoidis leaf vagrant Noctuidae Dioszeghyana schmidti leaf vagrant Cicadellidae Cicadella viridis stem borer Curculionidae Lymantor aceris stem borer Curculionidae […]

Acer saccharum host plant species

sugar maple synonym: Acer saccharophorum organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem borer Curculionidae Dryoxylon onoharaense stem kanker Nectriaceae Nectria cinnabarina leaf down Erysiphales Phyllactinia marissalii leaf down Erysiphales Sawadaea bicornis leaf down Erysiphales Sawadaea tulasnei leaf gall Eriophyidae Vasates quadripedes leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella aceris leaf vagrant Aphididae Periphyllus testudinaceus

Acer platanoides host plant species

norway maple organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem borer Cerambycidae Anoplophora glabripennis stem borer Cerambycidae Anoplophora chinensis flower hidden Thripidae Thrips minutissimus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Anisarthron barbipes leaf leaf spot Mycosphaerellaceae Sphaerulina aceris dead wood borer Cerambycidae Cyrtoclytus capra dead wood borer Cerambycidae Ropalopus macropus leaf vagrant Noctuidae Agrochola rupicapra dead […]

Acer cappadocicum host plant species

cappadocian maple synonym: Acer laetum organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf scale Aleyrodidae Aleurochiton aceris leaf vagrant Aphididae Periphyllus testudinaceus leaf gall Cecidomyiidae Dasineura irregularis leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter joannisi leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella aceris

Acer campestre host plant species

field maple organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Coccidae Parthenolecanium corni stem scale Diaspididae Ferreroaspis hungarica flower hidden Thripidae Thrips minutissimus leaf vagrant Phlaeothripidae Liothrips setinodis leaf vagrant Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips phyllophilus flower predator Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips subtilissimus leaf vagrant Liviidae Rhinocola fusca leaf vagrant adult Cicadellidae Speudotettix subfusculus stem borer Buprestidae Dicerca […]

Acer host plants

Acer maple (For a dichotomous table for galls on Acer by Hans Roskam click here) Dichotomous table for leafminers 1a corridor mine => 2 1b blotch or tentiform mine, not ending in an excision => 6 1c small blotch, from which eventually an excision is made of almost equal size => 25 1d fleck mine; […]

October, 2006 news

The ‘real’ Agromyza reptans finally found in the Netherlands! New hostplant of Coleophora potentillae: Sanguisorba minor New species for Belgium Liriomyza pisivora ; Phytomyza adjuncta, Ph. elsae, Ph. fulgens; Stigmella aceris

September, 2006 news

New species for the fauna Stigmella aceris

May, 2022 news

new pictures Acleris forsskaleana; Albugo candida; Ancylis upupana; Brachycaudus prunicola; Chaitophorus populialbae; Chrysomela populi; Crioceris quinquepunctata; Cynips longiventris, quercusfolii; Entyloma serotinum; Eriocrania salopiella; Favonius quercus; Hexomyza schineri; Hoplocampoides xylostei; Hyphantria cunea; Malacosoma neustria; Minucia lunaris; Neuroterus quercusbaccarum; Oxycarenus lavaterae; Parthenolecanium rufulum; Pegomya laticornis; Periphyllus aceris; Peronospora rumicis; Phalera bucephala; Phyllonorycter acerifoliella, geniculella; joannisi; Pyrenophora phaeocomes; […]

August, 2020 news

new pictures Aceria barbujanae, exigua, sanguisorbae; Acrolepiopsis vesperella; Aculus tetanothrix; Aleurochiton aceris; Aspidiotus bornmuelleri, hedericola; Caloptilia cuculipennella; Cecidophyopsis malpighianus; Cercospora depazeoides; Closterotomus fulvomaculatus; Coleosporium campanulae; Contarinia viburnorum; Copium teucrii; Cydia nigricana; Dactylopius coccus; Diplocarpon mespili; Endophyllum sempervivi; Erysiphe palczewskii; Euura pavida; Forda formicaria; Gynaikothrips ficorum; Josephiella microcarpae; Laurobasidium lauri; Mayetiola destructor; Myopites apicatus; Phyllocnistis vitegenella; […]

February, 2019 news

new pictures Aleurochiton aceris; Andricus curvator; Aphis newtoni; Cheilosia fasciata; Cryptonevra flavitarsis; Euura piliserra; Hinatara recta; Kuehneola uredinis; Neoglocianus maculaalba; Obdulia spec.; Podosphaera pannosa; Pucciniastrum areolatum; Rhodus cyprius; Stigmella mespilicola; Urophora stylata.

July, 2018 news, host plant genus

new pictures Aceria echii, ilicis, laticincta, ononidis; Aecidium clematidis; Aphis farinosa; Apiognomonia errabunda; Asphondylia melanopus; Cavariella theobaldi; Cercospora chenopodii, davisii, violae; Chaitophorus leucomelas, populeti; Chromatomyia gentianae; Dasineura harrisoni, pyri; Diplocarpon mespili; Eriocrania sparrmannella; Euphyllura phillyreae; Exobasidium vaccinii; Fusarium graminearum; Iteomyia major; Jaapiella schmidti; Leucoptera lotella, lustratella; Liriomyza ptarmicae; Lyonetia clerkella; Melanaphis donacis; Microbotryum lychnidis-dioicae; Neuroterus […]

Mespilus germanica host plant species

medlar synonym: Crataegus germanica organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Coccidae Saissetia oleae leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips major flower hidden Thripidae Thrips minutissimus leaf vagrant Thripidae Mycterothrips albidicornis flower hidden Thripidae Thrips meridionalis stem borer larva Cerambycidae Tetrops praeustus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Glaphyra kiesenwetteri root collar borer Buprestidae Capnodis tenebrionis […]

Carpinus betulus host plant species

hornbeam synonym: Carpinus caucasica organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Otiorhynchus globus stem borer Cerambycidae Anoplophora chinensis leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips alni leaf vagrant Phlaeothripidae Liothrips austriacus unknown unknown Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips minutus leaf vagrant Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips phyllophilus unknown unknown Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips tritici flower hidden Thripidae Tenothrips discolor leaf bud […]

Malus sylvestris host plant species

crab apple synonym: Malus acerba, communis & subsp. sylvestris, kirghisorum; Pirus acerba, malus var. silvestris; Pyrus sylvestris organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Pseudococcidae Phenacoccus aceris stem scale Pseudococcidae Pseudococcus viburni stem scale Diaspididae Lepidosaphes pistaciae stem scale Coccidae Parthenolecanium persicae stem scale Coccidae Parthenolecanium corni unknown scale Coccidae Eulecanium nocivum […]

Malus domestica host plant species

apple synonym: Malus paradisiaca, sylvestris subp. mitis; Pirus, Pyrus, paradisiaca, malus According to the Euro+Med PlantBase (2019), the correct name of the common apple is: Malus pumila; this is not followed here. organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Coccidae Pulvinaria vitis unknown scale Pseudococcidae Phenacoccus transcaucasicus leaf vagrant Erebidae Orgyia recens […]

Frangula alnus host plant species

alder buckthorn synonym: Frangula dodonei; Rhamnus frangula organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem vagrant Ortheziidae Orthezia urticae leaf vagrant Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips phyllophilus leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips fuscipennis systemic hidden Thripidae Firmothrips firmus leaf predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips melaleucus leaf bud hidden Thripidae Taeniothrips inconsequens leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips major flower hidden Thripidae Thrips […]

Ficus carica host plant species

fig organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite unknown unknown Coccidae Coccus pseudomagnoliarum stem scale Coccidae Parthenolecanium corni unknown scale Coccidae Saissetia privigna dead wood borer Cerambycidae Stenopterus kraatzi leaf scale Coccidae Coccus hesperidum stem scale Pseudococcidae Planococcus ficus unknown scale Pseudococcidae Dysmicoccus grassii unknown scale Coccidae Eulecanium ficiphilum leaf vagrant Tenuipalpidae Cenopalpus wainsteini […]

Fagus sylvatica host plant species

beech organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Pseudococcidae Trionymus newsteadi unknown unknown Curculionidae Pseudomeira obscura stem borer Cerambycidae Anoplophora glabripennis stem borer Cerambycidae Anoplophora chinensis leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Polydrusus tereticollis leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Romualdius scaber flower hidden Thripidae Oxythrips ajugae predator Phlaeothripidae Xylaplothrips fuliginosus leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips alni […]

Cydonia oblonga host plant species

quince synonym: Cydonia vulgaris organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf hidden Thripidae Thrips tabaci unknown unknown Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips andresi flower predator Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips reuteri flower hidden Aeolothripidae Orothrips priesneri flower hidden Thripidae Thrips meridionalis dead wood borer Cerambycidae Glaphyra kiesenwetteri dead wood borer Cerambycidae Glaphyra umbellatarum dead wood borer Cerambycidae Aegosoma scabricorne […]

Crataegus monogyna host plant species

hawthorn synonym: Crataegus alemanniensis, brevispina, cuneata, kyrtostyla, leiomonogyna, monogyna subsp. brevispina organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem vagrant Flatidae Metcalfa pruinosa leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Polydrusus pterygomalis flower predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips melaleucus flower vagrant Thripidae Nigritothrips longistylosus flower hidden Thripidae Chirothrips manicatus flower hidden Thripidae Chirothrips ruptipennis flower predator Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips angusticornis […]

Corylus maxima host plant species

filbert synonym: Corylus tubulosa organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem borer Cerambycidae Oberea linearis seeds film Eremotheciaceae Eremothecium coryli leaf vagrant Geometridae Geometra papilionaria leaf vagrant Cicadellidae Alebra coryli leaf vagrant Cicadellidae Edwardsiana stehliki flower gall Cecidomyiidae Contarinia coryli leaf bud gall Phytoptidae Phytoptus avellanae leaf down Erysiphales Phyllactinia guttata leaf gall […]

Corylus avellana host plant species

hazel organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem borer Cerambycidae Trichoferus fasciculatus leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Exomias pellucidus leaf vagrant Curculionidae Polydrusus pyrenaeus leaf predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips versicolor flower hidden Thripidae Thrips minutissimus flower predator Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips subtilissimus leaf vagrant Thripidae Dendrothrips degeeri leaf vagrant Thripidae Sericothrips staphylinus leaf vagrant doubtful Thripidae Dendrothrips […]

Castanea sativa host plant species

sweet chestnut synonym: Castanea vesca, vulgaris organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Pseudococcidae Mirococcus ostiaplurimus leaf scale Coccidae Coccus hesperidum stem scale Coccidae Parthenolecanium persicae stem scale Coccidae Saissetia oleae dead wood borer Cerambycidae Prinobius myardi stem vagrant Flatidae Metcalfa pruinosa leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Dodecastichus dalmatinus unknown unknown Curculionidae Heteromeira […]

genus Crataegus host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite dead wood borer Cerambycidae Anaglyptus praecellens dead wood borer Cerambycidae Prinobius myardi dead wood borer Cerambycidae Axinopalpis gracilis bud vagrant adult Chrysomelidae Smaragdina limbata stem vagrant Flatidae Metcalfa pruinosa leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Simo hirticornis unknown unknown Curculionidae Pseudomeira necessaria root vagrant Curculionidae Centricnemus leucogrammus unknown unknown […]

Ostrya carpinifolia host plant species

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf vagrant Thripidae Dendrothrips degeeri leaf predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips melaleucus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Morimus asper dead wood borer Cerambycidae Isotomus barbarae dead wood borer Cerambycidae Trichoferus holosericeus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Callimus abdominalis dead wood borer Cerambycidae Leioderes kollari dead wood borer Cerambycidae Necydalis ulmi dead […]

Prunus armeniaca host plant species

apricot synonym: Armeniaca vulgaris organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite unknown scale Actinomycetales Rhodococcus turanicus leaf scale Coccidae Ceroplastes floridensis stem scale Coccidae Ceroplastes rusci stem scale Coccidae Pulvinaria vitis stem scale Coccidae Eulecanium tiliae leaf vagrant Pamphilidae Neurotoma fausta stem borer Buprestidae Anthaxia olympica dead wood borer Cerambycidae Ropalopus macropus dead wood […]

Prunus avium host plant species

wild cherry synonym: Cerasus avium, juiana organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Coccidae Saissetia oleae stem borer Lamprodrila balcanica leaf down Erysiphaceae Podosphaera pruni-avium flower hidden Thripidae Frankliniella intonsa leaf vagrant Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips phyllophilus leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips fuscipennis flower hidden Thripidae Thrips pillichi leaf predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips melaleucus flower predator […]

Prunus domestica host plant species

wild plum synonym: Prunus communis Huds., nom. illeg. organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite unknown scale Diaspididae Chlidaspis asiatica stem scale Diaspididae Diaspidiotus osborni stem scale Coccidae Saissetia oleae leaf vagrant Psyllidae Spanioneura pechai leaf vagrant adult Cercopidae Cercopis intermedia leaf vagrant adult Chrysomelidae Labidostomis lusitanica leaf down Erysiphaceae Podosphaera ampla leaf vagrant […]

Prunus spinosa host plant species

blackthorn organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Coccidae Saissetia oleae stem scale Coccidae Physokermes hemicryphus leaf down Erysiphaceae Podosphaera ampla flower hidden Thripidae Neohydatothrips gracilicornis leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Phyllobius roboretanus stem borer Agromyzidae Phytobia cerasiferae leaf vagrant Thripidae Sericothrips staphylinus flower gall Curculionidae Anthonomus humeralis leaf vagrant Thripidae Dendrothrips degeeri […]

Pyrus communis host plant species

pear synonym: Pirus communis organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Pseudococcidae Pseudococcus viburni stem scale Coccidae Filippia follicularis stem scale Coccidae Saissetia oleae leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Laparocerus grossepunctatus flower predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips intermedius leaf hidden Thripidae Thrips angusticeps leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips fuscipennis flower predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips melaleucus flower hidden […]

Quercus coccifera host plant species

kermes oak synonym: Quercus calliprinos, mesto, palaestina, palestina, pseudoccifera organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite inquiline Cynipidae Saphonecrus barbotini inquiline Cynipidae Synergus apicalis leaf vagrant Thripidae Oxythrips ulmifoliorum unknown unknown Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips quercinus flower hidden Thripidae Thrips meridionalis unknown unknown Phlaeothripidae Compsothrips uzeli leaf vagrant Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips quercicola leaf vagrant Aphididae Siculaphis vittoriensis […]

Quercus pubescens host plant species

synonym: Quercus heterophylla, humilis Mill., lanuginosa (Lam.) Thuill., pseudo-aegilops, pseudoaegilopsis, virgiliana organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite inquiline Cynipidae Synergus reinhardi inquiline Cynipidae Synergus crassicornis leaf bud gall agamous generation Cynipidae Andricus conglomeratus leaf bud gall agamous generation Cynipidae Andricus truncicola leaf gall Cynipidae Cynips korsakovi inquiline Cynipidae Synergus flavipes inquiline Cynipidae Synergus […]

Quercus robur host plant species

pedunculate oak synonym: Quercus aesculus, concordia, fastigiata, filicifolia, granbyana, haas, laciniata, lanuginosa Beck., pedunculata, pendula, purpurea, pyramidalis organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite inquiline Cynipidae Synergus umbraculus inquiline Cynipidae Synergus hayneanus inquiline Cynipidae Synergus reinhardi leaf bud gall agamous generation Cynipidae Andricus conglomeratus leaf bud gall Cynipidae Andricus curtisii leaf bud gall agamous […]

Rhamnus cathartica host plant species

buckthorn synonym: Rhamnus catharticus organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf leaf spot Phyllostictaceae Phyllosticta rhamni leaf leaf spot Phyllostictaceae Phyllosticta cathartici leaf leaf spot Phyllostictaceae Phyllosticta rhamnicola leaf leaf spot Mycosphaerellaceae Passalora rhamni leaf leaf spot Dothideomycetes Asteromella vogelii predator Anthocoridae Orius minutus predator Anthocoridae Orius niger leaf predator Miridae Deraeocoris flavilinea […]

Salix caprea host plant species

goat willow organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite flower borer Curculionidae Dorytomus carpathicus leaf vagrant doubtful Thripidae Thrips alni leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips fuscipennis leaf bud hidden Thripidae Thrips viminalis flower hidden Thripidae Thrips vulgatissimus flower hidden Thripidae Oxythrips ajugae flower predator Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips subtilissimus leaf vagrant Thripidae Mycterothrips salicis leaf vagrant Phlaeothripidae […]

Sorbus aucuparia host plant species

rowan synonym: Cyrus, Pirus, Pyrus, aucuparia; Sorbus amurensis, boissieri organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Coccidae Saissetia oleae stem borer Curculionidae Xyleborinus attenuatus stem borer Curculionidae Scolytus mali flower hidden Thripidae Thrips vulgatissimus leaf predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips melaleucus flower predator Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips subtilissimus flower hidden Thripidae Oxythrips ajugae flower hidden Thripidae […]

Tilia cordata host plant species

small-leaved lime synonym: Tilia parvifolia, sylvestris, ulmifolia organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem vagrant Flatidae Metcalfa pruinosa flower predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips intermedius leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips major leaf predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips versicolor leaf vagrant Thripidae Dendrothrips ornatus leaf predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips melaleucus leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips calcaratus flower predator Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips subtilissimus […]

Tilia platyphyllos host plant species

large-leaved lime synonym: Tilia grandifolia, platyphyllos subsp. cordifolia, platyphyllos subsp. pseudorubra, rubra organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips calcaratus leaf predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips versicolor leaf vagrant Thripidae Dendrothrips ornatus flower hidden Thripidae Oxythrips ajugae flower hidden Thripidae Taeniothrips picipes flower predator Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips subtilissimus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Aegosoma […]

Alnus glutinosa host plant species

black alder synonym: Alnus rotundifolia Sokes, suaveolens Morel see Cobos Suarez (1988a) organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf vagrant Thripidae Dendrothrips ornatus leaf vagrant Thripidae Mycterothrips salicis leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips calcaratus flower hidden Thripidae Thrips minutissimus predator Phlaeothripidae Xylaplothrips fuliginosus leaf vagrant doubtful Sphingidae Laothoe populi dead wood borer Cerambycidae Clytus […]

genus Cotoneaster host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem vagrant Flatidae Metcalfa pruinosa leaf scale Coccidae Coccus hesperidum leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Otiorhynchus globus stem borer Cerambycidae Anoplophora chinensis flower hidden Thripidae Oxythrips bicolor leaf miner Taneiothrips inconsequens flower hidden Thripidae Thrips minutissimus stem borer Buprestidae Anthaxia plicata stem borer Cerambycidae Cerambyx dux dead wood […]

genus Cydonia host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite unknown scale Pseudococcidae Heliococcus glacialis leaf scale Pseudococcidae Heliococcus bohemicus stem scale Pseudococcidae Pseudococcus viburni flower hidden Aeolothripidae Orothrips priesneri leaf hidden Thripidae Thrips tabaci unknown unknown Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips andresi flower predator Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips reuteri flower hidden Thripidae Thrips meridionalis dead wood borer Cerambycidae Purpuricenus kaehleri dead […]

genus Fagus host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem borer Cerambycidae Plagionotus detritus stem vagrant Flatidae Metcalfa pruinosa leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Simo hirticornis stem scale Pseudococcidae Trionymus newsteadi stem borer doubtful Curculionidae Dryocoetes autographus unknown unknown Curculionidae Pseudomeira erinacea unknown unknown Curculionidae Pseudomeira obscurella unknown unknown Curculionidae Pseudomeira obscura leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Romualdius […]

genus Ficus host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite fruit gall Agaonidae Meselatus bicolor leaf gall Triozidae Trioza brevigenae leaf scale Aleyrodidae Singhiella simplex stem scale Margarodidae Icerya seychellarum unknown unknown Coccidae Coccus pseudomagnoliarum stem scale Coccidae Parthenolecanium corni unknown scale Coccidae Saissetia privigna dead wood borer Cerambycidae Stenopterus kraatzi dead wood borer Cerambycidae Pogonocherus fasciculatus […]

genus Malus host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite unknown scale Coccidae Palaeolecanium kosswigi unknown scale Coccidae Eulecanium nocivum stem scale Pseudococcidae Pseudococcus viburni unknown scale Pseudococcidae Phenacoccus transcaucasicus stem scale Pseudococcidae Planococcus ficus leaf scale Pseudococcidae Heliococcus bohemicus leaf vagrant Erebidae Orgyia recens root vagrant Curculionidae Peritelus sphaeroides leaf vagrant Curculionidae Laparocerus exophthalmus leaf vagrant […]

genus Mespilus host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Coccidae Saissetia oleae root vagrant Curculionidae Peritelus sphaeroides leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips major flower hidden Thripidae Thrips minutissimus leaf vagrant Thripidae Mycterothrips albidicornis flower hidden Thripidae Thrips meridionalis stem borer larva Cerambycidae Tetrops praeustus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Aegosoma scabricorne dead wood borer Cerambycidae Glaphyra […]

genus Ostrya host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf vagrant Thripidae Dendrothrips degeeri leaf predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips melaleucus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Xylotrechus arvicola dead wood borer Cerambycidae Chlorophorus sartor dead wood borer Cerambycidae Exocentrus adspersus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Leiopus nebulosus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Neoclytus acuminatus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Xylosteus spinolae dead […]

genus Populus host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite root vagrant larva Curculionidae Chlorophanus graminicola leaf hidden Choreutidae Choreutis diana unknown scale Coccidae Pulvinaria tremulae stem scale Coccidae Saissetia oleae leaf vagrant adult Chrysomelidae Labidostomis lusitanica leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Simo hirticornis root vagrant Curculionidae Peritelus sphaeroides stem borer Cerambycidae Anoplophora glabripennis stem borer Curculionidae Dryoxylon […]

genus Prunus host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf gall Aphididae Tuberocephalus tianmushanensis leaf vagrant Psyllidae Spanioneura turkiana unknown scale Coccidae Eulecanium rugulosum unknown scale Diaspididae Chlidaspis asiatica stem scale Diaspididae Diaspidiotus osborni leaf vagrant Psyllidae Spanioneura pechai stem scale Coccidae Physokermes hemicryphus stem borer Cerambycidae Osphranteria coerulescens dead wood borer Cerambycidae Ropalopus lederi unknown […]

genus Pyrus host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite unknown scale Coccidae Palaeolecanium kosswigi stem borer Cerambycidae Trichoferus fasciculatus stem scale Pseudococcidae Pseudococcus viburni stem scale Coccidae Filippia follicularis stem scale Coccidae Saissetia oleae leaf vagrant Chrysomelidae Monolepta anatolica root vagrant Curculionidae Peritelus sphaeroides root vagrant Curculionidae Centricnemus leucogrammus leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Laparocerus grossepunctatus flower […]

genus Quercus host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite inquiline Cynipidae Synergus subterraneus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Stenopterus similatus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Stenopterus creticus inquiline Cynipidae Synergus dacianus leaf scale Pseudococcidae Heliococcus bohemicus stem scale Pseudococcidae Trionymus newsteadi dead wood borer Cerambycidae Ropalopus lederi dead wood borer Cerambycidae Stictoleptura picticornis dead wood borer Cerambycidae Grammoptera […]

genus Rhamnus host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf vagrant Curculionidae Laparocerus aeneotinctus stem vagrant Ortheziidae Orthezia urticae flower predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips gloriosus leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips major leaf vagrant Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips phyllophilus leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips fuscipennis unknown unknown Thripidae Kakothrips firmoides systemic hidden Thripidae Firmothrips firmus leaf predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips melaleucus leaf bud […]

genus Rosa host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite unknown scale Pseudococcidae Peliococcus rosae unknown scale Pseudococcidae Heliococcus glacialis leaf scale Coccidae Coccus hesperidum stem scale Coccidae Saissetia oleae stem scale Pseudococcidae Phenacoccus aceris unknown scale Coccidae Eulecanium transvittatum flower vagrant adult Chrysomelidae Luperomorpha xanthodera leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Simo hirticornis root vagrant Curculionidae Peritelus sphaeroides […]

genus Salix host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite root scale Eriococcidae Anophococcus cingulatus stem scale Coccidae Saissetia oleae dead wood borer Cerambycidae Stenopterus ater stem borer Cerambycidae Trichoferus fasciculatus leaf vagrant Tenthredinidae Pristiphora forsiusi leaf vagrant Gelechiidae Filatima ukrainica root vagrant larva Curculionidae Chlorophanus graminicola leaf hidden Choreutidae Choreutis diana leaf vagrant adult Chrysomelidae Labidostomis […]

genus Sorbus host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf scale Pseudococcidae Heliococcus bohemicus stem scale Coccidae Saissetia oleae leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Simo hirticornis leaf vagrant Phlaeothripidae Liothrips setinodis stem borer Agromyzidae Phytobia carbonaria flower hidden Thripidae Oxythrips bicolor flower hidden Thripidae Thrips pillichi flower hidden Thripidae Thrips vulgatissimus leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips major flower […]

genus Tilia host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Coccidae Ceroplastes rusci leaf scale Coccidae Coccus hesperidum stem vagrant Flatidae Metcalfa pruinosa leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Simo hirticornis flower predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips gloriosus flower hidden Thripidae Thrips italicus stem borer Curculionidae Xylosandrus germanus flower hidden Thripidae Oxythrips ajugae flower hidden Thripidae Taeniothrips picipes flower […]

Alnus incana host plant species

grey alder synonym: Alnus minor organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf vagrant Thripidae Dendrothrips ornatus leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips alni leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Otiorhynchus fagi leaf vagrant Tetranychidae Tetranychus urticae stem kanker Valsaceae Valsa oxystoma leaf leaf spot Mycosphaerellaceae Passalora microsperma leaf leaf spot Phyllostictaceae Phyllosticta alnea leaf leaf spot Mycosphaerellaceae […]

genus Alnus host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem borer Cerambycidae Trichoferus fasciculatus leaf hidden Choreutidae Choreutis diana leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Simo hirticornis leaf vagrant adult Cercopidae Cercopis intermedia root scale Ortheziidae Arctorthezia cataphracta leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Otiorhynchus apenninus leaf vagrant Thripidae Mycterothrips latus leaf vagrant Thripidae Dendrothrips ornatus leaf vagrant Thripidae Mycterothrips […]

genus Betula host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Steingeliidae Steingelia gorodetskia leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Simo hirticornis root vagrant Curculionidae Peritelus sphaeroides Curculionidae Phyllobius oblongus seeds vagrant Carabidae Amara communis flower hidden Thripidae Ceratothrips ericae leaf predator Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips kurdjumovi leaf predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips melaleucus flower hidden Thripidae Thrips vulgatissimus leaf predator Aeolothripidae […]

Acer saccharinum host plant species

silver maple synonym: Acer dasycarpum organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem borer Cerambycidae Anoplophora glabripennis stem borer Cerambycidae Anoplophora chinensis dead wood borer Cerambycidae Aegosoma scabricorne leaf vagrant Tetranychidae Eotetranychus pruni leaf vagrant Aphididae Drepanaphis acerifoliae stem scale Pseudococcidae Phenacoccus aceris stem borer Cossidae Zeuzera pyrina leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Otiorhynchus apenninus […]

Acer pseudoplatanus host plant species

sycamore organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem vagrant Flatidae Metcalfa pruinosa leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Exomias pellucidus stem borer Cerambycidae Anoplophora glabripennis stem borer Cerambycidae Anoplophora chinensis leaf vagrant Phlaeothripidae Liothrips setinodis dead wood borer Cerambycidae Morimus asper dead wood borer Cerambycidae Paracorymbia fulva dead wood borer Cerambycidae Leiopus linnei dead wood […]

genus Carpinus host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem borer Cerambycidae Plagionotus detritus stem vagrant Flatidae Metcalfa pruinosa leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Simo hirticornis leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips alni leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Otiorhynchus globus leaf vagrant Phlaeothripidae Liothrips austriacus unknown unknown Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips minutus leaf vagrant Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips phyllophilus unknown unknown Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips tritici […]

Acer obtusatum host plant species

synonym: Acer aetnense, bosniacum, neapolitanum, opalus subsp. obtusatum organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Diaspididae Ferreroaspis hungarica leaf vagrant Liviidae Rhinocola fusca stem borer Buprestidae Anthaxia millefolii stem borer Buprestidae Anthaxia salicis fruit miner Nepticulidae Etainia decentella leaf bud gall Eriophyidae Aceria vermicularis leaf down Erysiphales Sawadaea bicornis leaf gall Cecidomyiidae […]

Acer opalus host plant species

italian maple synonym: Acer italum, opulifolium organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite dead wood borer Cerambycidae Ropalopus ungaricus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Anaglyptus baeticus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Leioderes kollari leaf leaf spot Pleosporales Mycocentrospora acerina fruit borer larva Curculionidae Bradybatus creutzeri fruit borer larva Curculionidae Bradybatus kellneri leaf scale rarely Aleyrodidae Aleurochiton […]

Acer monspessulanum host plant species

montpellier maple organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite dead wood borer Cerambycidae Callimus abdominalis dead wood borer Cerambycidae Leioderes kollari dead wood borer Cerambycidae Stictoleptura scutellata leaf vagrant Tetranychidae Eotetranychus carpini leaf vagrant Aphididae Periphyllus rhenanus leaf hidden Gelechiidae Anarsia innoxiella leaf vagrant Noctuidae Tiliacea cypreago unknown unknown Gelechiidae Gelechia sestertiella leaf leaf […]

genus Castanea host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem vagrant Flatidae Metcalfa pruinosa stem scale Pseudococcidae Mirococcus ostiaplurimus leaf scale Coccidae Coccus hesperidum stem scale Coccidae Parthenolecanium persicae stem scale Coccidae Saissetia oleae dead wood borer Cerambycidae Niphona picticornis dead wood borer Cerambycidae Pogonocherus fasciculatus unknown unknown Curculionidae Pseudomeira obscurella leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Dodecastichus […]

genus Corylus host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem vagrant Flatidae Metcalfa pruinosa stem borer Cerambycidae Trichoferus fasciculatus leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Simo hirticornis root vagrant Curculionidae Peritelus sphaeroides leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Exomias pellucidus adult Curculionidae Phyllobius betulinus leaf vagrant Curculionidae Polydrusus pyrenaeus leaf vagrant Thripidae Sericothrips staphylinus flower hidden Thripidae Thrips minutissimus flower […]

genus Vaccinium host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf scale Pseudococcidae Heliococcus bohemicus stem vagrant Ortheziidae Orthezia urticae stem vagrant Flatidae Metcalfa pruinosa leaf vagrant Curculionidae Laparocerus madeirensis leaf vagrant Curculionidae Laparocerus silvaticus leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Simo hirticornis leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Sciaphilus asperatus flower hidden Thripidae Chirothrips manicatus stem vagrant Thripidae Limothrips denticornis […]

genus Ulmus host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem gall Asterolecaniidae Asterodiaspis quercicola stem vagrant Flatidae Metcalfa pruinosa root vagrant Curculionidae Peritelus sphaeroides flower hidden Thripidae Thrips minutissimus adult Curculionidae Phyllobius betulinus stem borer Cerambycidae Anoplophora chinensis leaf vagrant Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips phyllophilus unknown unknown Phlaeothripidae Xylaplothrips ulmi leaf vagrant Thripidae Dendrothrips saltatrix leaf vagrant Phlaeothripidae […]

genus Spiraea host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite root scale Rhizoecidae Ripersiella poltavae leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Otiorhynchus rotundus flower predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips intermedius flower predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips ericae flower predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips collaris leaf hidden Thripidae Thrips tabaci flower predator Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips reuteri leaf vagrant Geometridae Apeira syringaria leaf vagrant Tetranychidae Eurytetranychus recki leaf […]

October, 2016 news

New species for the fauna of Belgium Microbotryum flosculorum; Neovossia moliniae; Xestophanes brevitarsis. New pictures Aceria macrorhyncha, marginemvolvens, pontica, pseudoplatani, pyracanthi, salviae; Acodiplosis inulae; Agromyza albitarsis, anthracina; Amauromyza morionella; Ampelomyces quisqualis; Andricus foecundatrix, grossulariae; Asphondylia echii, miki; Caloptilia stigmatella; Cheilosia semifasciata; Chromatomyia primulae; Clinodiplosis cilicrus; Coleophora badiipennella; Contarinia dipsacearum, lathyri; Dasineura aceris, geranii, lathyricola, leguminicola, […]

September, 2016 news

New species for the Benelux Caryocolum vicinella, Phytomyza thalictricola. New species for Belgium Phytomyza thysselini. Tuta absoluta found on Solanum dulcamara, nigrum, triflorum. New pictures Aceria granati, lycopersici; Acidia cognata; Aculops allotrichus; Agrobacterium tumefaciens; Amauromyza flavifrons; Anoecia corni; Bucculatrix ulmella; Callisto denticulella, elongella, falconipennella; Caloptilia azoaleella, cuculipennella, cf robustella; Contarinia dipsacearum, subulifex; Epermenia chaerophyllella; Erysiphe […]

May, 2012 news

Stigmella arbusculae is a valid species. New miner in the fauna of Europe Fenusa ewaldi. name changes Aceria aceriscampestris => A. myriadeum Gymnosporangium fuscum => G. sabinae