Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coleophora mayrella parasite

…August larva Comparison of the dorsal sclerites in three species with a comparable biology: C. deauratella (a), C. paramayrella (b), and C. mayrella (c) (from Nel, 1993b). distribution within Europe (PESI, 2018). synonyms Coleophora spissicornis (Haworth, 1828). references Baldizzone (1979a, 1983c, 1984a, 2004a, 2008a), Baldizzone & Hartig (1978a), Baldizzone &…

Coleophora paramayrella parasite

Coleophora paramayrella Nel, 1993 on Trifolium case (from Nel, 1993b) parasite The larva feeds on the developing fruits, living in a parchment-like, more or less reddish brown, 5.5 mm long case with a mouth angle of ± 45°. Contrary to C. mayrella the case is not wrapped in the remnants…

Coleophora deauratella parasite

Coleophora deauratella Lienig & Zeller, 1846 red-clover case-bearer on Trifolium parasite The larva bores through the florets of a capitulum and feeds on the green seeds from the young pods. Not until in the fourth instar a case is spun from silk; this happens within floret. The finished case is…

genus Trifolium host plant genus

Coleophora paramayrella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora mayrella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora alcyonipennella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora deauratella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora frischella leaf vagrant summer generation Aphididae Aphis fabae fabae leaf vagrant summer generation Aphididae Aphis fabae solanella leaf vagrant summer generation Aphididae Aphis nasturtii leaf vagrant Aphididae Aphis gossypii…

Trifolium ochroleucon host plant species

…flower borer Apionidae Protapion trifolii flower gall Apionidae Protapion assimile fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora paramayrella fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora deauratella leaf down Erysiphales Erysiphe trifoliorum leaf miner Agromyzidae Agromyza nana leaf miner Agromyzidae Liriomyza bryoniae leaf miner Gracillariidae Parectopa ononidis leaf pustule aecia uredinia telia Pucciniales Uromyces fallens leaf pustule…

Trifolium pratense host plant species

…larva Apionidae Ischnopterapion virens stem gall Apionidae Catapion seniculus leaf miner Agromyzidae Phytomyza brischkei leaf miner Agromyzidae Chromatomyia horticola flower gall Eriophyidae Aceria ononidistrifolii stem gall Apionidae Protapion varipes flower borer main Apionidae Protapion trifolii flower gall Apionidae Protapion assimile flower gall Apionidae Protapion apricans fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora deauratella

Trifolium medium host plant species

…Aceria ononidistrifolii root borer Sesiidae Bembecia fokidensis flower borer Apionidae Protapion trifolii flower gall Apionidae Protapion assimile root borer Curculionidae Hylastinus obscurus fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora deauratella systemic borer Anguinidae Ditylenchus dipsaci fruit gall Curculionidae Tychius lineatulus fruit gall Curculionidae Tychius polylineatus flower gall Cecidomyiidae Dasineura leguminicola flower gall Cecidomyiidae…