Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coleophora atriplicis parasite

Coleophora atriplicis Meyrick, 1928 saltmarsh case-bearer on halophilous Amaranthaceae from Toll (1952a) Saliornia europaea, Belgium, prov. West Flanders, het Zwin © Stépane Claerebout feeding trace in old inflorescence case Greyish brown, trivalved, tubular silken case of 6.5-7 mm with a mouth angle of c. 20°. The case has indistinct length…

genus Atriplex host plant genus

Coleophora bazae stem gall Coleophoridae Coleophora serinipennella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora binotapennella fruit vagrant doubtful Coleophoridae Coleophora unipunctella fruit vagrant doubtful Coleophoridae Coleophora clypeiferella fruit vagrant main Coleophoridae Coleophora adspersella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora mediterranea fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora gaviaepennella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora saxicolella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora guadicensis…

Atriplex host plants

…the mine untidy, not exactly round; case helicoid: Apterona helicoidella 2b hole neatly rounded; case not helicoid (Coleophora spp.**) => 3 3a spathulate leaf case => 4 3b tubular leaf case: Coleophora salinella 4a mouth angle 20-25°: Coleophora picardella 4b mouth angle ca 55°: Coleophora ortneri 5a larva without feet:…

Halimione portulacoides host plant species

…gall Coleophoridae Coleophora serinipennella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora adspersella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora vestianella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora guadicensis fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora afrosarda flower gall Eriophyidae Aceria obiones leaf gall Aphididae Hayhurstia atriplicis leaf gall Eriophyidae Aceria brevipes leaf gall Triozidae Trioza portulacoides leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora atriplicis leaf…

Suaeda host plants

…silk => 3 3a case with much adherent frass and plant debris: Coleophora atriplicis 3b case at most with a few plant fragments: Coleophora deviella 4a mine full depth; larva with chitinised head: Scrobipalpa nitentella 4b mine upper- or lower-surface; larva a maggot; at start of the mine a white…

genus Suaeda host plant genus

…Dasyneuriola suaedae leaf gall Cecidomyiidae Baldratia terteriani leaf gall Cecidomyiidae Careopalpis suaedae leaf miner Agromyzidae Xeniomyza ilicitensis leaf miner Anthomyiidae Botanophila depressa leaf miner Anthomyiidae Pegomya suaedae leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora algeriensis leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora atriplicis leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora deviella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora feoleuca leaf miner Ephydridae…

genus Chenopodium host plant genus

…Pemphigus fuscicornis leaf vagrant Aphididae Macrosiphum euphorbiae fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora motacillella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora punica fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora lebedella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora mausolella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora squalorella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora binotapennella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora orotavensis fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora unipunctella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae…

Atriplex littoralis host plant species

…leaf down Peronosporales Peronospora litoralis leaf leaf spot Diaporthales Ascochyta caulina leaf gall Aphididae Hayhurstia atriplicis leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora atriplicis leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora salinella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora versurella leaf miner Gelechiidae Chrysoesthia sexguttella leaf miner Gelechiidae Scrobipalpa nitentella leaf pustule Blastocladiales Physoderma pulposum stem gall Gelechiidae Scrobipalpa…

Salicornia host plants

Salicornia glasswort Incl. Sarocornia. Dichotomous table for leafminers 1afleck mine: Coleophora atriplicis 1b larva with chtinised head => 2 1clarva a magot => 3 1d galls, etc => Tables for all parasites per species 2a larva: head, pronotum and anal shield black: Scrobipalpa salinella 2blarva: head and pronotum brown; anal…

Atriplex halimus host plant species

…Diaspididae Hemiberlesia laciniata fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora luciennella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora bazae stem gall Coleophoridae Coleophora serinipennella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora gaviaepennella flower gall Eriophyidae Aceria heimi leaf down Erysiphales Leveillula cylindrospora leaf down Peronosporales Peronospora minor leaf gall Eriophyidae Aceria brevipes leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora picardella leaf miner…

Atriplex prostrata host plant species

…Coleophoridae Coleophora saxicolella leaf vagrant summer generation Aphididae Aphis fabae leaf down Peronosporales Peronospora minor leaf gall Aphididae Hayhurstia atriplicis leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora salinella leaf miner Gelechiidae Chrysoesthia drurella leaf miner Gelechiidae Chrysoesthia sexguttella leaf miner Gelechiidae Scrobipalpa atriplicella leaf miner Gelechiidae Scrobipalpa nitentella leaf pustule Blastocladiales Physoderma pulposum…

genus Salicornia host plant genus

…Xeniomyza ilicitensis leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora atriplicis leaf miner Curculionidae Pseudophytobius acalloides leaf miner Drosophilidae Scaptomyza graminum leaf miner Ephydridae Clanoneurum cimiciforme leaf miner Gelechiidae Scrobipalpa nitentella leaf miner Gelechiidae Scrobipalpa salinella leaf pustule aecia uredinia telia Pucciniales Uromyces salicorniae stem borer Coleophoridae Coleophora salicorniae stem gall Cecidomyiidae Baldratia salicorniae…

Atriplex patula host plant species

…generation Aphididae Myzus persicae stem vagrant Aphididae Aphis craccivora fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora vestianella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora saxicolella systemic borer Anguinidae Ditylenchus dipsaci leaf down Peronosporales Peronospora minor leaf leaf spot Diaporthales Ascochyta caulina leaf gall Aphididae Hayhurstia atriplicis leaf miner Anthomyiidae Pegomya betae leaf miner Anthomyiidae Pegomya hyoscyami…

November, 2017 news

…pomi; Bremia cirsii; Camarotoscena speciosa; Campiglossa plantaginis; Caricosipha paniculatae; Ceruraphis eriophori; Chrysoesthia sexguttella; Coleophora atriplicis, coronillae; Cosmopterix scribaiella larva; Dasineura dioicae, lotharingiae; Dysaphis sorbi; Elachista maculicerusella; Entyloma microsporum; Erysiphe pisi var. pisi; Coleophora limoniella; Grapholita funebrana; Melampsora rostrupii; Microbotryum cordae; Phyllachora graminis; Phyllonorycter leucographella; Puccinia arenariae; Pucciniastrum epilobii; Roepkea marchali…

Chenopodium album host plant species

…vagrant summer generation Aphididae Aphis sambuci root vagrant Aphididae Pemphigus fuscicornis leaf vagrant Aphididae Macrosiphum euphorbiae fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora motacillella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora clypeiferella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora vestianella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora saxicolella leaf vagrant summer generation Aphididae Aphis fabae fabae systemic borer Anguinidae Ditylenchus dipsaci systemic…

Chenopodiastrum hybridum host plant species

…Aphididae Aphis fabae fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora orotavensis fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora unipunctella leaf down Erysiphales Leveillula cylindrospora leaf down Peronosporales Peronospora chenopodii leaf leaf spot Diaporthales Ascochyta caulina leaf gall Aphididae Hayhurstia atriplicis leaf miner Anthomyiidae Pegomya betae leaf miner Anthomyiidae Pegomya hyoscyami leaf miner Anthomyiidae Pegomya interruptella leaf…

genus Rumex host plant genus

…Lycia graecarius flower vagrant Noctuidae Xylena exsoleta leaf vagrant Noctuidae Polymixis xanthomista leaf vagrant Noctuidae Conistra rubiginea leaf vagrant Noctuidae Trachea atriplicis leaf vagrant Noctuidae Phlogophora meticulosa leaf vagrant Noctuidae Agrochola lychnidis leaf hidden Noctuidae Eupsilia transversa leaf vagrant Noctuidae Caradrina selini leaf vagrant Noctuidae Hoplodrina octogenaria leaf vagrant Noctuidae…

Atriplex laciniata host plant species

frosted orache synonym: Atriplex maritima, sabulosa organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite flower vagrant Geometridae Eupithecia sinuosaria unknown unknown Chrysomelidae Psylliodes saulcyi fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora vestianella leaf miner Gelechiidae Scrobipalpa atriplicella leaf gall Aphididae Hayhurstia atriplicis fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora auroguttella…

genus Bassia host plant genus

…bud gall Cecidomyiidae Pseudokochiomyia vicina leaf down Erysiphales Leveillula cylindrospora leaf down Peronosporales Peronospora kochiae leaf down Peronosporales Peronospora kochiae-prostratae leaf down Peronosporales Peronospora kochiae-scopariae leaf gall Aphididae Hayhurstia atriplicis leaf miner Anthomyiidae Pegomya hyoscyami leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora ciliataephaga leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora deviella leaf miner Ephydridae Hydrellia griseola…

genus Beta host plant genus

…nigricornis flower hidden Thripidae Frankliniella intonsa unknown unknown Hemicycliophoridae Hemicycliophora conida root gall larva Curculionidae Bothynoderes declivis root gall Curculionidae Bothynoderes affinis stem borer larva Curculionidae Lixus subtilis stem borer larva Curculionidae Lixus scabricollis leaf scale Aleyrodidae Aleurodicus dispersus root vagrant Aphididae Pemphigus fuscicornis fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora adspersella leaf…

Beta vulgaris host plant species

…gossypii leaf vagrant summer generation Aphididae Aphis fabae solanella root vagrant Aphididae Rhopalosiphoninus latysiphon leaf down Erysiphales Erysiphe betae leaf down Peronosporales Peronospora schachtii leaf leaf spot Capnodiales Ramularia beticola leaf gall rarely Aphididae Hayhurstia atriplicis leaf gall Blastocladiales Physoderma leproides leaf gall Triozidae Heterotrioza chenopodii leaf miner Agromyzidae Amauromyza…

Chenopodium quinoa host plant species

atriplicis leaf miner Anthomyiidae Pegomya hyoscyami leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora versurella leaf miner Gelechiidae Chrysoesthia drurella leaf miner Gelechiidae Chrysoesthia sexguttella leaf miner Gelechiidae Scrobipalpa atriplicella leaf vagrant Aphididae Aulacorthum solani leaf vagrant summer generation Aphididae Aphis fabae leaf vagrant summer generation Aphididae Aphis nasturtii stem vagrant Aphididae Aphis craccivora…

Atriplex calotheca host plant species

…leaf miner Agromyzidae Liriomyza bryoniae leaf miner Anthomyiidae Pegomya hyoscyami leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora versurella leaf miner Gelechiidae Chrysoesthia drurella leaf miner Gelechiidae Chrysoesthia sexguttella leaf miner Gelechiidae Scrobipalpa nitentella leaf pustule Blastocladiales Physoderma pulposum leaf pustule Chytridiales Synchytrium aureum root gall Curculionidae Bothynoderes affinis leaf gall Aphididae Hayhurstia atriplicis

Chenopodium opulifolium host plant species

grey goosefoot organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora vestianella leaf vagrant summer generation Aphididae Aphis fabae leaf down Peronosporales Peronospora boni-henrici leaf gall Aphididae Hayhurstia atriplicis leaf miner Anthomyiidae Pegomya hyoscyami leaf miner Gelechiidae Chrysoesthia drurella leaf miner Gelechiidae Chrysoesthia sexguttella…

August, 2017 news

New pictures Aceria macrochela, tuberculata; Andricus foecundatrix, hungaricus, infectorius; Bactericera femoralis; Bremia lactucae, tulasnei; Cameraria ohridella; Coleophora plumbella, siccifolia; Cupido minimus; Dasineura fraxini, rosae; Diplolepis eglanteriae; Erysiphe elevata, lonicerae var. lonicerae, magnifica, necator, trifoliorum; Hayhurstia atriplicis; Illinoia lambersi; Janetia panteli; Liriomyza approximata, eupatorii; Mompha divisella; Neoerysiphe galeopsidis; Neuroterus anthracinus, quercusbaccarum;…

Atriplex glabriuscula host plant species

Babington’s orache synonym: Atriplex babingtonii organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora saxicolella leaf down Peronosporales Peronospora minor leaf gall Aphididae Hayhurstia atriplicis leaf miner Anthomyiidae Pegomya hyoscyami stem gall Gelechiidae Scrobipalpa obsoletella…

Eupelmus muellneri parasite

Eupelmus muellneri Ruschka, 1921 parasite Polyphagous parasitoid; known hosts include: Diptera: Bactrocera oleae; Lasioptera carophila, Lasioptera eryngii; Myopites stylatus; Stefaniella atriplicis. Hymenoptera: Diplolepis eglanteriae; Isocolus lichtensteini; ? Phanacis caulicola; “Plagiotrochus quercuscalicis”. Lepidoptera: Coleophora serinipennella; Parapodia sinaica. host plants polyphagous Atriplex halimus; Centaurea aspera; Diplotaxis erucoides; Dittrichia viscosa; Euphorbia canariensis; Foeniculum…

genus Polygonum host plant genus

…vagrant Noctuidae Melanchra persicariae leaf vagrant Noctuidae Polia bombycina leaf vagrant Noctuidae Polia nebulosa leaf vagrant Noctuidae Egira conspicillaris leaf vagrant Noctuidae Lacanobia suasa stem borer Noctuidae Hydraecia micacea leaf vagrant Erebidae Orgyia dubia leaf vagrant Noctuidae Charanyca ferruginea leaf vagrant Noctuidae Trachea atriplicis leaf vagrant Noctuidae Phlogophora meticulosa leaf…