Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coleophora ibipennella parasite

Coleophora ibipennella Zeller, 1849 forest case-bearer Quercus robur, Overveen case The full grown larva in a black pistol case of 7 mm long. The mouth angle is c. 80°. From the rear end a grey silken cloak (“pallium”) hangs down to almost halfway the mouth. hostplants Fagaceae, monophagous (?) Quercus…

Coleophora betulella parasite

…Vos, 1999a; Microlepidoptera.nl, 2009). LUX not recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2008). distribution within Europe Entire Europe, excluding the Balkan peninsula (Fauna Europaea, 2008). larva Described by Suire (1961a). synonyms Coleophora buettneri Rössler, 1881; C. ibipennella: Stainton, Sich ao. notes The nipple-shaped egg is deposited at the underside of the leaf. The…

Quercus host plants

Coleophora currucipennella 53b pistol-handle with a short or long, transparent mantle (pallium), but no ears => 54 53c neither pallium nor ears: Coleophora anatipenella 54a pallium covering the entire case, reaching down to almost the mouth: Coleophora kuehnella 54b pallium less extensive, reaching down to halfway the mouth: Coleophora ibipennella

genus Quercus host plant genus

…Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix ulmella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora anatipenella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora currucipennella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora flavipennella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora ibipennella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora kuehnella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora lutipennella leaf miner Curculionidae Orchestes avellanae leaf miner Curculionidae Orchestes erythropus leaf miner doubtful Curculionidae Orchestes hirtellus leaf…

Quercus robur host plant species

…Taphrina caerulescens leaf gall Triozidae Trioza remota leaf miner Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix ulmella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora currucipennella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora flavipennella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora ibipennella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora kuehnella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora lutipennella leaf miner Curculionidae Orchestes avellanae leaf miner Curculionidae Orchestes erythropus leaf miner Curculionidae…

Quercus pubescens host plant species

…gall rarely Eriophyidae Aceria ilicis leaf gall Eriophyidae Aceria quercina leaf gall Taphrinales Taphrina caerulescens leaf gall Triozidae Trioza remota leaf miner Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix ulmella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora flavipennella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora ibipennella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora lutipennella leaf miner Curculionidae Orchestes pilosus leaf miner Curculionidae Orchestes quercus…

pallium

Literally “mantle”, two flaps that in some Coleophora species hang on the anal end at either side of the case; in some species, like C. kuehnella the entire case may be covered. Coleophora ibipennella