Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coleophora staehelinella parasite

Coleophora staehelinella (Walsingham, 1891) from Toll (1962a) case The larva completely mines a leaf, then makes out of it spatulate leaf case. Because upperside and underside of the leaf differ in colour also the dorsal and ventral side of the case are coloured differently. hostplants Asteraceae, monophagous Staehelina dubia. phenology…

Staehelina host plants

Staehelina Dichotomous table for leafminers 1a fleck mine: Coleophora staehelinella 1b blotch: Scrobipalpa suasella 1c galls, etc => Tables for all parasites per species Not included in the key: Bucculatrix alpina….

genus Staehelina host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf vagrant Pterophoridae Calyciphora adamas flower borer larva Curculionidae Larinus leuzeae leaf miner Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix alpina leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora staehelinella leaf miner Gelechiidae Scrobipalpa suasella…

Staehelina dubia host plant species

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf vagrant Pterophoridae Calyciphora adamas flower borer larva Curculionidae Larinus leuzeae leaf miner Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix alpina leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora staehelinella leaf miner Gelechiidae Scrobipalpa suasella…