Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Stigmella myrtillella parasite

Stigmella myrtillella (Stainton, 1857) bilberry pigmy Vaccinium myrtillus, Belgium, prov. Liège, Angleur, Streupas © Jean-Yves Baugnée Vaccinium myrtillus, Rhenen Vaccinium myrtillus, Belgium, prov. Limburg, Bokrijk © Carina Van Steenwinkel Vaccinium uliginosum, Vragenderveen mine Ovipostion at the leaf underside, usually near the midrib. Mine a contorted gallery, often a secondary blotch….

Vaccinium host plants

Vaccinium cowberry, bilberry (For a dichotomous table for galls on Vaccinium by Hans Roskam click here) Dichotomous table for leafminers 1a blotch, from which eventually a round or oval excision is cut => 2 1b fleck mine => 4 1c lower surface tentiform mine: Phyllonorycter junoniella 1d corridor or blotch…

Vaccinium myrtillus host plant species

…leaf spot incertae sedis Leptosphaerulina myrtillina leaf gall Cecidomyiidae Dasineura myrtylli leaf gall doubtful Cecidomyiidae Hygrodiplosis vaccinii leaf miner doubtful Coleophoridae Coleophora murinella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora vacciniella leaf miner Incurvariidae Incurvaria masculella leaf miner Incurvariidae Incurvaria oehlmanniella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella myrtillella leaf miner Tortricidae Rhopobota myrtillana leaf pustule…

Vaccinium vitis-idaea host plant species

…Coleophoridae Coleophora vacciniella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora vitisella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter junoniella leaf miner Nepticulidae Fomoria weaveri leaf miner rarely Nepticulidae Stigmella myrtillella leaf miner Tortricidae Argyroploce arbutella leaf miner Tortricidae Rhopobota myrtillana leaf miner Tortricidae Rhopobota ustomaculana leaf pustule uredinia telia Pucciniales Naohidemyces vacciniorum leaf pustule telia Pucciniales…

Vaccinium uliginosum host plant species

…Coleophoridae Coleophora glitzella leaf miner main Coleophoridae Coleophora plumbella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora uliginosella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora vacciniella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella myrtillella leaf miner main Tortricidae Rhopobota myrtillana leaf pustule uredinia telia Pucciniales Naohidemyces vacciniorum leaf vagrant Aphididae Ericaphis latifrons leaf vagrant Eriophyidae Phyllocoptes oxycocci leaf vagrant Eriophyidae…

genus Vaccinium host plant genus

…leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora idaeella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora murinella leaf miner main Coleophoridae Coleophora plumbella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora uliginosella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora vacciniella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora vitisella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter junoniella leaf miner Incurvariidae Incurvaria masculella leaf miner Incurvariidae Incurvaria oehlmanniella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella

November, 2016 news

…Orchestes fagi, rusci; Pegomya setaria; Phyllactinia fraxini, mali, orbicularis; Phyllonorycter messaniella; Phytomyza angelicastri, plantaginis, thysselini; Phytophthora infestans; Planetella tumorifica; Puccinia aegopodii, nitida; Rhamphus oxyacanthae, pulicarius; Septoria galeopsidis; Steneotarsonemus spec.; Stigmella luteella, magdalenae, myrtillella, regiella, ruficapitella; Subanguina radicicola; Taphrina alni, wettsteiniana; Tetraneura nigriabdominalis; Trachys minutus; Triozidae larva; Ustilago trichophora; Xestophanes potentillae….