Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Stigmella samiatella parasite

…2008). distribution within Europe Entire Europe, Ireland excepted (Fauna Europaea, 2008). larva synonyms Nepticula samiatella. notes The mine is very variable, like the one of most other Stigmella‘s on Oak. Without larvae it is impossible to discriminate with certainty the mines of samiatella from those of roborella, ruficapitella and the…

Stigmella samiatella larva parasite

Stigmella samiatella Castanea sativa, Malden; leg Henk ten Holt; pronotum with dorsal sclerite (also the head capsule is visible, withdrawn into the prothorax). left: detail of the spinulation; right: segment 10, dorsal (without a group of spinules in front of seta D). Larva pale yellow (Borkowski, 1972b). The morphology has…

genus Quercus host plant genus

…Nepticulidae Stigmella basiguttella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella cocciferae leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella dorsiguttella leaf miner rarely Nepticulidae Stigmella eberhardi leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella fasciata leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella ilicifoliella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella macrolepidella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella roborella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella ruficapitella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella samiatella leaf…

Quercus host plants

…corridor unusually long and slender: Stigmella roborella 26b corridor wider and shorter: Stigmella atricapitella 27a mine very long; egg at leaf under-surface: Stigmella svenssoni 27b mine not very long; egg at upper- or lower-surface => 28 28a egg usually at lower-surface; mostly close to a thick vein: Stigmella samiatella 28b…

Quercus robur host plant species

…Nepticulidae Ectoedemia quinquella leaf miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia subbimaculella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella atricapitella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella basiguttella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella dorsiguttella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella eberhardi leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella roborella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella ruficapitella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella samiatella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella svenssoni leaf miner…

Quercus cerris host plant species

…roborella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella ruficapitella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella samiatella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella szoecsiella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella zangherii leaf miner Tenthredinidae Profenusa pygmaea leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria decidua leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria dodonaea leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria ekebladella leaf pustule Microstromatales Microstroma album leaf vagrant Diptilomiopidae Rhyncaphytoptus…

Quercus petraea host plant species

…miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia quinquella leaf miner rarely Nepticulidae Ectoedemia rufifrontella leaf miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia subbimaculella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella atricapitella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella basiguttella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella eberhardi leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella roborella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella ruficapitella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella samiatella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella svenssoni…

Quercus pubescens host plant species

…Nepticulidae Stigmella basiguttella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella eberhardi leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella fasciata leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella roborella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella ruficapitella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella samiatella leaf miner Tenthredinidae Profenusa pygmaea leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria decidua leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria dodonaea leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria ekebladella leaf vagrant…

Castanea host plants

…Lyonetia clerkella 12a corridor filled over its whole width with coiled frass (green when fresh, later turning brown); larva green: Stigmella basiguttella 12b frass brown or black, not coiled, in a broad or narrow line, always leaving a transparant zone at the sides: Stigmella samiatella 13a the blotch has a…

Practical introduction

…frass or carry it away. Another problem is that of many species the mines, but much more still the larvae, are uncompletely known – not infrequently not known at all. This was the main problem in the construction of the keys. For example, the larva of the common Stigmella samiatella

Quercus castaneifolia host plant species

…borer Curculionidae Xyleborus dryographus stem borer Curculionidae Xyleborus monographus stem borer Curculionidae Taphrorychus villifrons leaf vagrant Aphididae Myzocallis boerneri leaf bud gall Cynipidae Aphelonyx persica leaf down Erysiphales Erysiphe alphitoides leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella basiguttella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella roborella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella samiatella systemic vagrant Aphididae Thelaxes suberi…

Quercus frainetto host plant species

…Nepticulidae Ectoedemia subbimaculella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella basiguttella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella samiatella leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria ekebladella stem gall sexual generation Cynipidae Andricus inflator stem gall sexual generation Cynipidae Cynips longiventris root gall agamous generation Cynipidae Biorhiza pallida leaf vagrant summer generation Phylloxeridae Phylloxera quercus systemic vagrant Aphididae Thelaxes…

Castanea sativa host plant species

…Gracillariidae Povolnya leucapennella leaf miner Incurvariidae Incurvaria masculella leaf miner rarely Nepticulidae Ectoedemia albifasciella leaf miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia heringi leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella basiguttella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella samiatella leaf miner rarely Tenthredinidae Profenusa pygmaea leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria decidua stem gall rarely Loranthaceae Loranthus europaeus stem gall Santalaceae Viscum…

genus Castanea host plant genus

…Phyllonorycter messaniella leaf miner rarely Gracillariidae Povolnya leucapennella leaf miner Incurvariidae Incurvaria masculella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella basiguttella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella samiatella leaf miner rarely Nepticulidae Ectoedemia albifasciella leaf miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia heringi leaf miner rarely Tenthredinidae Profenusa pygmaea leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria decidua stem gall rarely Loranthaceae Loranthus…

Quercus robur subsp. pedunculiflora host plant species

…Andricus cecconii leaf bud gall Cynipidae Andricus sternlichti leaf vagrant Tingidae Corythucha arcuata leaf gall agamous generation Cynipidae Neuroterus quercusbaccarum leaf down Erysiphales Erysiphe hypophylla leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora flavipennella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter roboris leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella samiatella leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria decidua leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria ekebladella…

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 vicina; Siphoninus phillyreae; Stigmella aceris, samiatella; Taphrina farlowii….