Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Caloptilia populetorum parasite

Caloptilia populetorum (Zeller, 1839) clouded slender Betula pendula x pubescens, Doorn, Moersbergen, 10.ix.2020 © Ben van As Betula pendula, Amerongse Berg, 24.ix.2020 © Ben van As Betula pendula, forestry Gieten, 3.x.2010 © Kees Boele: early leaf roll final leaf roll Betula pendula, Belgium, Liège, Terril Batterie Nouveau, 18.x.2010 © Jean-Yves…

Caloptilia suberinella parasite

…Europaea, 2011). distribution within Europe From Fennoscandia and North Russia to Switzerland and the Ukraine, and from the Netherlands to Central Russia (Fauna Europaea, 2011). larva & pupa unknown notes C. suberinella is considered a sibling species of Caloptilia populetorum; therefore it is expected that the mines, larvae and pupae…

Caloptilia betulicola parasite

Caloptilia betulicola (Hering, 1928) red birch slender Betula pubescens, Vlaardingen (herb. B van As) mine with initial corridor; same mine, lighted from behind mine The mine starts with an inconspicuous epidermal corridor, mainly visible by a reddish brown frass line. During the following larval stage a blotch is formed, that…

Betula host plants

Betula birch (For a dichotomous table for galls on Betula by Hans Roskam click here) Dichotomous table for leafminers 1a mine ends in a round or oval excision => 2 1b blotch without a preceding corridor (or this corridor < 3 mm) => 6 1c blotch preceded by a corridor…

S (references) host plants, references

…– Entomologist’s Gazette 32(1): 12-12. Shaw MR 1984a. Caloptilia rufipennella (Huebner) (Lep.: Gracillariidae) in the eastern highlands of Scotland. – Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 96: 57-57. Shaw MR & Bailey M, 1991a. Parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Braconidae, Ichneumonidae, Pteromalidae) and notes on the biology of the fern-boring sawfly Heptamelus ochroleucus…

genus Betula host plant genus

…sparrmannella leaf miner Eriocraniidae Heringocrania unimaculella leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia betulicola leaf miner main Gracillariidae Caloptilia populetorum leaf miner doubtful Gracillariidae Caloptilia suberinella leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix betulae leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix loganella leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix polygrammella leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix traugotti leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter anderidae leaf miner…

Betula pendula host plant species

…miner Curculionidae Orchestes calceatus leaf miner Curculionidae Rhamphus pulicarius leaf miner Curculionidae Tachyerges stigma leaf miner Eriocraniidae Eriocrania salopiella leaf miner Eriocraniidae Eriocrania sangii leaf miner Eriocraniidae Eriocrania semipurpurella leaf miner Eriocraniidae Eriocrania sparrmannella leaf miner Eriocraniidae Heringocrania unimaculella leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia betulicola leaf miner main Gracillariidae Caloptilia populetorum

Betula pubescens host plant species

…Curculionidae Rhamphus pulicarius leaf miner Eriocraniidae Eriocrania cicatricella leaf miner Eriocraniidae Eriocrania salopiella leaf miner Eriocraniidae Eriocrania sangii leaf miner Eriocraniidae Eriocrania semipurpurella leaf miner Eriocraniidae Eriocrania sparrmannella leaf miner Eriocraniidae Heringocrania unimaculella leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia betulicola leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia populetorum leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix betulae leaf miner…

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….