Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Stigmella tiliae parasite

Stigmella tiliae (Frey, 1856) lime pigmy Tilia platyphyllos, Duisland, Baden-Württemberg, Baden-Weiler Tilia cordata, Zweeloo Tilia tomentosa, Nieuwendam Tilia, UK; © Rob Edmunds Tilia spec., Belgium, prov. Namur, Chimay, Étang de Virelles © Stéphane Claerebout detail mine Egg at the underside of the leaf. The mine is a gradually widening corridor. Its first part generally is […]

Tilia x europaea host plant species

lime organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips calcaratus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Mesosa curculionoides stem scale Coccidae Eulecanium tiliae leaf leaf spot Phyllostictaceae Phyllosticta tiliae leaf leaf spot Dothideomycetes incertae sedis Asteromella ovata var. tiliophila fruit leaf spot Leptosphaeriaceae Neoleptosphaeria rubefaciens fruit vagrant Miridae Neolygus contaminatus leaf vagrant Erebidae […]

Tilia x euchlora host plant species

caucasian lime organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf vagrant Lygaeidae Oxycarenus lavaterae leaf vagrant Geometridae Ectropis crepuscularia leaf vagrant Tetranychidae Eotetranychus tiliarium leaf scale Coccidae Pulvinaria hydrangeae leaf gall Eriophyidae Eriophyes tiliae leaf miner Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix thoracella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella tiliae leaf miner Tenthredinidae Parna apicalis leaf vagrant Aphididae Eucallipterus tiliae

Tilia tomentosa host plant species

silver-lime synonym: Tilia argentea organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite flower hidden Thripidae Thrips italicus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Exocentrus lusitanus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Stenostola ferrea leaf vagrant Tetranychidae Bryobia tiliae leaf vagrant Tetranychidae Panonychus ulmi leaf vagrant Tenuipalpidae Brevipalpus tiliae stem scale Diaspididae Pseudaulacaspis pentagona leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter issikii leaf […]

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 […]

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 americana host plant species

synonym: Tilia americana var. heterophylla + mexicana, heterophylla, mexicana organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf leaf spot Phyllostictaceae Phyllosticta tiliicola predator Anthocoridae Orius majusculus predator Anthocoridae Anthocoris nemorum leaf vagrant Lygaeidae Oxycarenus lavaterae stem vagrant Pentatomidae Palomena prasina leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips calcaratus leaf vagrant Tetranychidae Eotetranychus tiliarium leaf scale Coccidae Pulvinaria […]

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 […]

Tilia host plants

Tilia lime (For a dichotomous table for galls on Tilia by Hans Roskam click here) Dichotomous table for leafminers 1a blotch mine, from which eventually an excision is made that is hardly smaller than the mine itself => 2 1b lower surface tentiform mine => 3 1c blotch mine (no excision) => 4 1d corridor […]

September, 2019 news

new gall midge for the Benelux Ozirhincus hungaricus. new pictures cf Abacarus hystrix, Aceria achilleae, cornuta, salviae; Aculus schmardae; Americina media; cf Blastodiplosis artemisiae; Botrytis convallariae; Chilaspis nitida; Coleophora sccifolia; Coleosporium asterum; Dasineura gleditchiae, similis, tetrahit; Eotetranychus tiliarium, Eriophyes pyri; Eteobalea teucrii; Eucallipterus tiliae; Gephyraulus raphanistri; Liposthenes glechomae; Macrolabis achilleae; Melanagromyza lappae; Microbotryum saponariae; Ozirhincus […]

Pyrus spinosa host plant species

synonym: Pyrus amygdaliformis, amygdaloides, cuneifolia organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf vagrant Papilionidae Iphiclides podalirius leaf vagrant Nychiodes dalmatina leaf vagrant Tenuipalpidae Aegyptobia villiensis stem gall Elachistidae Blastodacna libanotica leaf leaf spot Venturiaceae Venturia pyrina leaf vagrant Miridae Mimocoris rugicollis leaf vagrant Miridae Phytocoris pilifer leaf vagrant Miridae Phytocoris tiliae leaf vagrant […]

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 […]

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 […]

Fragaria vesca host plant species

wild strawberry synonym: Fragaria semperflorens organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem vagrant Flatidae Metcalfa pruinosa leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Otiorhynchus porcatus flower predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips fasciatus flower hidden Thripidae Frankliniella occidentalis leaf borer Aphelenchoididae Aphelenchoides besseyi stem vagrant Aphididae Ericaphis wakibae root vagrant Tenebrionidae Opatrum sabulosum leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Otiorhynchus sulcatus […]

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 […]

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 […]

Populus nigra host plant species

black poplar, lombardy poplar synonym: Populus italica, nigra var. italica, pyramidalis organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf miner Curculionidae Tachyerges rufitarsis stem borer Cerambycidae Anoplophora chinensis leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Exomias pellucidus stem vagrant Phlaeothripidae Lispothrips crassipes flower predator Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips subtilissimus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Saperda perforata dead wood borer Cerambycidae […]

Populus tremula host plant species

aspen synonym: Populus sieboldii organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem borer Buprestidae Agrilus viridis flower borer Curculionidae Dorytomus longimanus leaf vagrant Thripidae Mycterothrips salicis stem vagrant Phlaeothripidae Lispothrips crassipes leaf leaf spot Dermateaceae Gloeosporium dubium stem borer Cerambycidae Cerambyx scopolii dead wood borer Cerambycidae Lepturalia nigripes dead wood borer Cerambycidae Menesia bipunctata […]

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 dulcis host plant species

almond synonym: Amygdalus communis, dulcis, korschinskyi; Prunus amygdalus,Prunus communis (L.) Arcang. [non Huds. ] organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Coccidae Parthenolecanium corni stem scale Coccidae Saissetia oleae leaf vagrant Psyllidae Spanioneura turkiana leaf vagrant Chrysomelidae Monolepta anatolica leaf vagrant Thripidae Sericothrips staphylinus flower hidden Thripidae Isoneurothrips australis unknown unknown Thripidae […]

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 […]

Pyrus cordata host plant species

plymouth pear synonym: Pyrus longipes organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf vagrant Papilionidae Iphiclides podalirius leaf hidden Tortricidae Metendothenia atropunctana leaf vagrant Noctuidae Diloba caeruleocephala leaf vagrant Sphingidae Mimas tiliae leaf vagrant Noctuidae Amphipyra pyramidea leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella stettinensis leaf vagrant Aphididae Aphis spiraecola leaf down Erysiphales Phyllactinia mali

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 […]

Quercus cerris host plant species

turkey oak synonym: Quercus austriaca, dentata, lanuginosa Lam., pseudocerris, variegata organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite inquiline Cynipidae Synergus dacianus scale Pseudococcidae Puto israelensis leaf bud gall Cynipidae Dryocosmus mayri stem gall agamous generation Cynipidae Dryocosmus cerriphilus leaf bud gall sexual generation Cynipidae Andricus conglomeratus inquiline Cynipidae Ceroptres cerri inquiline Cynipidae Synergus tibialis […]

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 […]

Quercus robur subsp. pedunculiflora host plant species

synonym: Quercus haas var. atrichoclados, longipes, pedunculiflora organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf bud gall Cynipidae Andricus caliciformis stem scale Coccidae Eulecanium tiliae stem borer Curculionidae Magdalis flavicornis leaf hidden Peleopodidae Carcina quercana leaf bud gall Cynipidae Andricus galeatus fruit gall agamous generation Cynipidae Andricus cecconii leaf bud gall Cynipidae Andricus sternlichti […]

Rubus sanctus host plant species

synonym: Rubus amoenus, anatolicus, dalmaticus, dalmatinus, rotundifolius Krašan, sanguineus, ulmifolius var. dalmatinus organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite fruit vagrant Coreidae Coreus marginatus leaf pustule Pucciniales Arthuriomyces peckianus leaf vagrant Lasiocampidae Lasiocampa grandis leaf vagrant doubtful Nolidae Meganola togatulalis leaf vagrant Cicadellidae Macropsis acrotirica leaf vagrant Chrysomelidae Altica bicarinata leaf vagrant Tenthredinidae Macrophya […]

Salix alba host plant species

white willow synonym: Salix alba subsp. caerulea, caerulea, vitellina organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite predator Phlaeothripidae Xylaplothrips fuliginosus leaf bud hidden Thripidae Thrips viminalis leaf vagrant Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips phyllophilus leaf vagrant Cicadellidae Empoasca decedens dead wood borer Cerambycidae Necydalis major dead wood borer Cerambycidae Xylotrechus rusticus stem borer larva Cerambycidae Tetrops praeustus […]

Sorbus aria host plant species

common whitebeam synonym: Aria nivea; Pirus aria organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem borer doubtful Buprestidae Lamprodila decipiens stem borer Buprestidae Agrilus sinuatus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Anaglyptus gibbosus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Grammoptera ruficornis dead wood borer Cerambycidae Anaglyptus mysticus leaf vagrant Tenuipalpidae Cenopalpus pulcher leaf vagrant Tetranychidae Eotetranychus prunicola stem […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

Ulmus glabra host plant species

wych elm synonym: Ulmus elliptica, montana, scabra organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf miner Ascomycota incertae sedis Stigmella viscerella leaf vagrant Thripidae Dendrothrips saltatrix flower predator Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips subtilissimus leaf vagrant Cicadellidae Oncopsis krios stem borer Buprestidae Lamprodila mirifica dead wood borer Cerambycidae Exocentrus punctipennis dead wood borer Cerambycidae Rosalia alpina dead […]

Ulmus minor host plant species

small-leaved elm synonym: Ulmus carpinifolia & subsp. suberosa, densa, foliacea, suberosa organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite flower predator Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips subtilissimus stem borer Buprestidae Lamprodila solieri stem borer Buprestidae Acmaeodera crinita dead wood borer Cerambycidae Stenopterus rufus dead wood borer Cerambycidae Clytus rhamni dead wood borer Cerambycidae Mesosa nebulosa dead wood borer […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 Fragaria host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem vagrant Flatidae Metcalfa pruinosa leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Exomias pellucidus root vagrant adult Curculionidae Trachyphloeus spinimanus leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Otiorhynchus porcatus seeds vagrant Carabidae Amara convexiuscula seeds vagrant Carabidae Anisodactylus binotatus seeds vagrant Carabidae Harpalus griseus seeds vagrant Carabidae Harpalus affinis seeds vagrant Carabidae Harpalus […]

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 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 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 Rubus host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf vagrant Erebidae Epatolmis luctifera leaf scale Pseudococcidae Heliococcus bohemicus stem borer Cerambycidae Trichoferus fasciculatus leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Laparocerus sculptus leaf vagrant Curculionidae Laparocerus hupalupa leaf vagrant Curculionidae Laparocerus roudieri leaf vagrant Curculionidae Laparocerus tessellatus leaf vagrant Curculionidae Laparocerus obscurus leaf vagrant Curculionidae Laparocerus tinguaro leaf […]

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 Styrax host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite flower predator Aeolothripidae Aeolothrips intermedius flower hidden Thripidae Thrips italicus flower hidden Thripidae Thrips meridionalis flower hidden Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips distinguendus flower predator Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips reuteri dead wood borer Cerambycidae Stenhomalus bicolor dead wood borer Cerambycidae Clytus rhamni stem scale Diaspididae Lepidosaphes ulmi leaf vagrant Miridae Calocoris costae […]

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 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 […]

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 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 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Betula pendula host plant species

silver birch synonym: Betula aetnensis, glutinosa Wallroth, oycowiensis Rchb., verrucosa organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Steingeliidae Steingelia gorodetskia leaf vagrant doubtful Thripidae Thrips alni stem borer Cerambycidae Anoplophora chinensis stem borer Curculionidae Xyleborinus attenuatus leaf vagrant main Thripidae Mycterothrips consociatus leaf predator Phlaeothripidae Haplothrips kurdjumovi leaf leaf spot anamorph Gnomoniaceae […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Crataegus crus-galli host plant species

cockspurthorn synonym: Crataegus bosciana; Mespilus crus-galli organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf vagrant adult Curculionidae Otiorhynchus smreczynskii flower gall Cecidomyiidae Dasineura oxyacanthae leaf vagrant summer generation Aphididae Aphis fabae leaf down Erysiphales Phyllactinia mali leaf down Erysiphales Podosphaera clandestina leaf gall Aphididae Aphis pomi leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora siccifolia leaf miner Lyonetiidae […]

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 […]

Fagus orientalis host plant species

synonym: Fagus macrophylla, sylvatica subsp. orientalis organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem scale Coccidae Parthenolecanium corni stem scale Coccidae Eulecanium tiliae stem scale Pseudococcidae Trionymus newsteadi leaf leaf spot Phyllostictaceae Phyllosticta marginalis leaf vagrant Thripidae Thrips alni dead wood borer Cerambycidae Aegosoma scabricorne dead wood borer Cerambycidae Xylosteus kadleci leaf vagrant Tetranychidae […]

September, 2017 news

new species for the Benelux Phytomyza actaeae new book Arnold Grosscurt, Plantengallen aberrant galls on rose Diplolepis nervosa/eglanteriae new pictures Acalyptris minimella; Aceria chondrillae, megacera, stefanii; Acericecis szepligetii, vitrina; Aculus magnirostris; Aecidium ranunculi-acris; Albugo candida; Ametrodiplosis thalictricola; Anthracoidea subinclusa; Aphidoletes aphidimyza; Aphis umbrella; Aploneura lentisci; Arthrocnodax coryligallarum; Carpomya schineri; Clinodiplosis cilicrus; Contarinia coryli, loti; Dothidella […]

December, 2016 news

New pictures Aceria carnifex, tristriata; Aculus mosoniensis; Calepitrimerus vitis; Dasineura capsulae, tiliae; Erysiphe syringae-japonicae; Harmandiola globuli; Microbotryum stellariae; Cerroeuroterus lanuginosus; Pemphigus bursarius, populi, trehernei; Phyllachora graminis; Puccinia absinthiii, tanaceti; Stigmella trimaculella.