Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Caloptilia fidella parasite

Caloptilia fidella (Reutti, 1853) Celtis australis, Hungary, Budapest-Kamaraerdő, 24.viii.2020 © László Érsek same leaf, underside underside of a mine Humulus lupulus, Belgium, prov. Liège, Angleur, Ile aux Corsaires, , 18.x.2010 © Jean-Yves Baugnée: young mines Humulus lupulus Belgium, Liège, mine, underside © Jean-Yves Baugnée leaf roll Humulus lupulus, Belgium, prov…

Caloptilia fidella larva parasite

Caloptilia fidella Humulus lupulus, Belgium, prov. Liège, Angleur, Ile aux Corsaires: vacated mine © Jean-Yves Baugnée larva in detail Humulus lupulus, Wellerlooi; like in all Gracillariidae, there are only three pairs of abdominal prolegs 06/08/2011…

Celtis host plants

…forming a blotch; larva a maggot: Agromyza trebinjensis 1c galls, etc => Tables for all parasites per species 2a the larva mines all its life, then pupates within the mine: Phyllonorycter millierella 2b the older larva vacates its mine, from then on living in a rolled leaf margin: Caloptilia fidella

Humulus host plants

…live free = > 4 3b larv a maggot, mines all its life => 6 4a larva with 4 pairs of abdominal prolegs: Cnephasia incertana 4b 3 pairs of abdominal prolegs => 5 5a small triangular blotch in a vein axil; older larva in a a rolled leaf margin: Caloptilia

genus Humulus host plant genus

…humuli leaf miner doubtful Agromyzidae Agromyza anthracina leaf miner Agromyzidae Agromyza flaviceps leaf miner Agromyzidae Agromyza igniceps leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora violacea leaf miner Cosmopterigidae Cosmopterix zieglerella leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia fidella leaf pustule Chytridiales Synchytrium aureum leaf vagrant rarely Choreutidae Anthophila fabriciana stem borer Crambidae Ostrinia nubilalis root gall…

Celtis australis host plant species

…Eriophyidae Aceria bezzii leaf down Erysiphales Erysiphe celtidis leaf gall Eriophyidae Reckella celtis leaf gall Taphrinales Taphrina celtidis leaf miner Agromyzidae Agromyza trebinjensis leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia fidella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter millierella leaf vagrant Aphididae Aulacorthum solani leaf vagrant Aphididae Aphis spiraecola leaf vagrant summer generation Aphididae Myzus persicae…

November, 2009 news

New for the fauna of Belgium Aulagromyza heringii . New arrival in the fauna of the Netherlands (see Microlepidoptera.nl): Caloptilia fidella ….

genus Celtis host plant genus

…gall Taphrinales Taphrina celtidis leaf miner Agromyzidae Agromyza trebinjensis leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia fidella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter millierella leaf vagrant summer generation Aphididae Aphis fabae leaf gall summer generation Aphididae Phorodon humuli leaf vagrant Aphididae Aulacorthum solani leaf vagrant Aphididae Aphis spiraecola leaf vagrant summer generation Aphididae Myzus persicae…

Humulus lupulus host plant species

…leaf miner Agromyzidae Agromyza flaviceps leaf miner Agromyzidae Agromyza igniceps leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora violacea leaf miner Cosmopterigidae Cosmopterix zieglerella leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia fidella leaf pustule Chytridiales Synchytrium aureum leaf vagrant rarely Choreutidae Anthophila fabriciana stem borer Crambidae Ostrinia nubilalis root gall Heteroderidae Heterodera humuli leaf vagrant Aphididae Aulacorthum…

June, 2022 news

new pictures Allantus viennensis; Alophia combustella; Andricus conificus; Anthonomus pomorum; Caloptilia fidella; Cladius pectinicornis; Dasineura gleditchiae, plicatrix; Depressaria daucella; Euleia heraclei; Elasmucha grisea; Gonioctena fornicata; Grapholita compositella; Nematus lucidus; Notocelia uddmanniana; Paradoxus osyridellus; Pegomya rubivora; Perapion marchicum; Periphyllus acericola; Phyllocoptes depressus; Phyllonorycter ulmifoliella; Physoderma menyanthis; Puccinia heraclei; Sphaerulina hyperici….

Sympiesis dolichogaster parasite

Sympiesis dolichogaster Ashmead, 1888 parasite Parasitoid of Caloptilia fidella;Phyllonorycter comparella, populifoliella, quercifoliella, roboris; Tischeria ekebladella. host plants polyphagous Colutea; Populus alba; Quercus cerris, petraea. distribution within Europe PESI (2022). references Bouček (1959a), Szőcs, Thuróczy, Melika & Csóka (2015a)….