Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Caloptilia rufipennella parasite

Caloptilia rufipennella (Hübner, 1796) small red slender Acer saccharinum, Amsterdam initial mine; the iridescent patch at right is the empty egg shell mine The mine begins as an inconspicuous, lower-surface, epidermal corridor. This widens into a smallish triangular blotch, usually in the axil of a vein; the mine is fairly…

Caloptilia honoratella parasite

Caloptilia honoratella (Rebel, 1914) on Acer mine presently no differences are known separating the mine or leaf roll from C. rufipennella. host plants Sapindaceae, monophagous Acer monspessulanum, pseudoplatanus. phenology larvae in late summer Rist & Stark (2012a) BENELUX The first observation in the Netherlands was in 2016 (Prick ao) distribution…

Acer host plants

…depression; larva greyish yellow: Caloptilia fribergensis 13b no median depression => 14 14a pupa: pronotum with short transverse ridge, more laterally a shallow depression: Caloptilia hemidactylella 14b pupa unknown => 15 15a larva yellow (reliable?); on Acer campestre, pseudoplatanus: Caloptilia hauderi 15b larva pale green; problably only on Acer campestre:…

genus Acer host plant genus

…miner Buprestidae Trachys minutus leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora badiipennella leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia fribergensis leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia hauderi leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia hemidactylella leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia honoratella leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia jurateae leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia rufipennella leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia semifascia leaf miner Gracillariidae Cameraria ohridella leaf…

Acer pseudoplatanus host plant species

…Gracillariidae Caloptilia hemidactylella leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia honoratella leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia rufipennella leaf miner Gracillariidae Cameraria ohridella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter geniculella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella speciosa leaf miner rarely Roeslerstammiidae Roeslerstammia erxlebella leaf miner Tenthredinidae Heterarthrus fiora leaf miner Tenthredinidae Heterarthrus cuneifrons leaf miner Tenthredinidae Heterarthrus leucomela leaf…

Acer campestre host plant species

…leaf gall Eriophyidae Cecidophyes gymnaspis leaf miner Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix thoracella leaf miner Buprestidae Trachys minutus leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora badiipennella leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia hauderi leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia hemidactylella leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia semifascia leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter acerifoliella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter fiumella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter monspessulanella…

E (references) references

…83: 75-83, 136-142, 163-171, 240-248, 278-282, 300-304. Emmet AM, 1971b. Caloptilia rufipennella Hübner (Lep.Gracillariidae), a species new to Britain. – Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 83: 291-295. Emmet AM, 1973a. An unusual case of xenophagy. – Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 85: 134. Emmet AM, 1973-1974. Notes on…

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…

Acer monspessulanum host plant species

…leaf hidden doubtful Gelechiidae Altenia scriptella leaf miner Incurvariidae Paraclemensia cyanella leaf vagrant Eriophyidae Anthocoptes transitionalis leaf bud borer larva Rhynchitidae Neocoenorrhinus abeillei fruit borer larva Curculionidae Bradybatus kellneri fruit borer larva Curculionidae Bradybatus elongatulus leaf scale rarely Aleyrodidae Aleurochiton pseudoplatani leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia rufipennella leaf scale Coccidae Pulvinaria…

Acer platanoides host plant species

…leaf gall Eriophyidae Aculops acericola leaf gall Eriophyidae Cecidophyes gymnaspis leaf miner Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix thoracella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora badiipennella leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia hemidactylella leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia jurateae leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia rufipennella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter joannisi leaf miner Incurvariidae Incurvaria oehlmanniella leaf miner Lyonetiidae Leucoptera aceris…

O (references) references

rufipennella (Hübn.) (Lep.: Gracillariidae) in North-west Kent. – Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 105: 290-290. O’Keeffe D, 1996a. The summer brood (f. oneratella) of Caloptilia falconipennella Hb. (Lep.: Gracillariidae) in Britain. – Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 108: 196-197. Økland B, Flø D, Schroeder M, Zach P, Cocos…

Acer saccharinum host plant species

…Erysiphales Sawadaea bicornis leaf gall Cecidomyiidae Contarinia acerplicans leaf gall Cecidomyiidae Dasineura aceris leaf gall Cecidomyiidae Dasineura irregularis leaf gall rarely Eriophyidae Aceria macrorhyncha leaf gall Eriophyidae Vasates quadripedes leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia hemidactylella leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia rufipennella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella speciosa leaf vagrant doubtful Aphididae Drepanosiphum platanoidis…

Acer opalus host plant species

italian maple synonym: Acer italum, opulifolium organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite fruit borer larva Curculionidae Bradybatus creutzeri fruit borer larva Curculionidae Bradybatus kellneri leaf scale rarely Aleyrodidae Aleurochiton pseudoplatani leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia rufipennella leaf vagrant Aphididae Periphyllus bulgaricus leaf bud gall Eriophyidae Aceria vermicularis leaf down…

Acer negundo host plant species

…Parthenolecanium corni leaf scale Coccidae Pulvinaria hydrangeae leaf down Erysiphales Phyllactinia marissalii leaf down Erysiphales Sawadaea bicornis leaf gall Cecidomyiidae Dasineura irregularis leaf gall Eriophyidae Aceria cephalonea leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia rufipennella stem vagrant Eriophyidae Shevtchenkella brevisetosa leaf vagrant rarely Aphididae Periphyllus acericola leaf vagrant Aphididae Periphyllus californiensis leaf vagrant…