Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coleophora caespititiella parasite

Coleophora caespititiella Zeller, 1829 buff rush case-bearer on Juncus case (from Patzak, 1974a) parasite The young larvae for quite some times lives hidden within a fruit, feeding on the seeds. Only in its penultimate instar it begins making a case. The final cage is well hidden and camouflaged between the…

genus Juncus host plant genus

Coleophora caespititiella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora glaucicolella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora alticolella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora acutiphaga fruit vagrant main Coleophoridae Coleophora taeniipennella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora lassella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora insulicola leaf vagrant doubtful Aphididae Iziphya bufo systemic borer Anguinidae Ditylenchus dipsaci fruit gall Microbotryales Bauerago abstrusa flower…

Juncus gerardi host plant species

…Cicadellidae Macrosteles horvathi leaf vagrant Delphacidae Javesella salina root borer Chrysomelidae Chaetocnema sahlbergii stem borer Chloropidae Microcercis trigonella leaf vagrant Tenthredinidae Dolerus pachycerus fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora tamesis fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora adjunctella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora taeniipennella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora caespititiella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora glaucicolella fruit gall…

Juncus articulatus host plant species

…subcoerulea root gall doubtful Entorrhizales Juncorrhiza casparyana flower borer Kateretidae Kateretes rufilabris leaf miner younger larva Tenthredinidae Eutomostethus luteiventris leaf vagrant older larva Tenthredinidae Eutomostethus luteiventris root collar borer Tortricidae Bactra lancealana fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora tamesis fruit vagrant main Coleophoridae Coleophora taeniipennella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora alticolella fruit vagrant…

Juncus inflexus host plant species

…Kateretes rufilabris root borer Chrysomelidae Chaetocnema conducta root gall doubtful Entorrhizales Juncorrhiza casparyana root borer Chrysomelidae Chaetocnema subcoerulea fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora insulicola fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora caespititiella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora glaucicolella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora alticolella leaf vagrant Aphididae Saltusaphis scirpus flower gall Psyllidae Livia junci leaf miner…

Juncus conglomeratus host plant species

…larva Tenthredinidae Eutomostethus luteiventris root collar borer Tortricidae Bactra lancealana stem borer Tortricidae Bactra furfurana fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora caespititiella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora glaucicolella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora alticolella flower gall Psyllidae Livia junci leaf miner Agromyzidae Cerodontha luctuosa leaf pustule uredinia telia Pucciniales Puccinia littoralis leaf pustule uredinia…

Juncus squarrosus host plant species

…claviculus fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora taeniipennella leaf vagrant Cicadellidae Macrosteles alpinus root gall doubtful Entorrhizales Juncorrhiza aschersoniana root collar borer Tortricidae Bactra lancealana leaf borer Phytoptidae Novophytoptus aculeatus fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora caespititiella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora alticolella leaf vagrant Aphididae Juncobia leegei leaf pustule uredinia telia Pucciniales Uromyces junci…

Juncus effusus host plant species

…older larva Tenthredinidae Eutomostethus luteiventris leaf vagrant Tenthredinidae Dolerus madidus leaf vagrant Tenthredinidae Dolerus ferrugatus leaf vagrant Tenthredinidae Dolerus triplicatus leaf vagrant summer generation Aphididae Sitobion fragariae fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora caespititiella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora glaucicolella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora alticolella flower gall Psyllidae Livia junci leaf miner Agromyzidae…

Miotropis unipuncta parasite

Miotropis unipuncta (Nees, 1834) parasite Parasitoid in cases of Coleophora caespititiella, glaucicolella, lutipennella. distribution within Europe PESI (2022). references Askew (1968a)….

Dicladocerus westwoodii parasite

Dicladocerus westwoodii Westwood, 1832 parasite Parasitoid of Acleris bergmanniana, Archips oporana; Argyresthia conjugella; Coleophora caespititiella, laricella, ? taeniipennella, virgaurea; ? Gypsonoma sociana; Prays oleae. host plants polyphagous Olea europaea. distribution within Europe PESI (2022). references Alissandrakis, Psirofonia, Kavallieratos, ao (2018a), Askew (1968a), Askew, Blasco-Zumeta & Pujade-Villar (2001a), Bouček (1959a), Kissayi,…