Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coleophora juncicolella parasite

Coleophora juncicolella Stainton, 1851 least case-bearer from Toll (1962a) Calluna vulgaris, Bergen aan Zee © John van Roosmalen Calluna vulgaris, Belgium, Antwerpen, Berendrecht; leg. Guido De Prins, © Chris Snyers mine Very small (c. 4 mm) light brown lobe case with a mouth angle of about 40°. The case is…

Erica host plants

…larva does not mine from a case: Xenolechia aethiops 1c galls, etc => Tables for all parasites per species 2a tiny lobe case: Coleophora juncicolella 2b black sheath case => 3 3a on Erica arborea, Mediterranean region: Coleophora pulchripennella 3b on other Erica species, more northerly in Europe: Coleophora pyrrhulipennella…

Calluna host plants

…Calluna by Hans Roskam Dichotomous table for leafminers 1a fleck mine; larvae mines from a case => 2 1b larva does not mine from a case: Xenolechia aethiops 1c galls, etc => Tables for all parasites per species 2a small lobe case: Coleophora juncicolella 2b black sheath case: Coleophora pyrrhulipennella…

genus Erica host plant genus

…Cecidomyiidae Myricomyia mediterranea leaf down Erysiphales Erysiphe azaleae leaf down Erysiphales Golovinomyces orontii leaf gall Cecidomyiidae Dasineura broteri leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora juncicolella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora pulchripennella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora pyrrhulipennella leaf miner Gelechiidae Xenolechia aethiops leaf pustule uredinia Pucciniales Thekopsora ericae leaf vagrant Aphididae Ericaphis ericae leaf…

genus Calluna host plant genus

…down Erysiphales Erysiphe australiana leaf down Erysiphales Golovinomyces orontii leaf gall Eriophyidae Aceria exigua leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora juncicolella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora pyrrhulipennella leaf pustule uredinia Pucciniales Thekopsora ericae leaf vagrant Aphididae Ericaphis ericae leaf vagrant Aphididae Ericaphis latifrons stem scale Coccidae Eulecanium franconicum stem vagrant Aphididae Aphis callunae…

Calluna vulgaris host plant species

…borer larva Curculionidae Micrelus ericae leaf scale Aleyrodidae Calluneyrodes callunae stem scale Diaspididae Lepidosaphes ulmi stem vagrant doubtful Psyllidae Strophingia proxima leaf vagrant Psyllidae Strophingia ericae leaf down Erysiphales Erysiphe australiana leaf down Erysiphales Golovinomyces orontii leaf gall Eriophyidae Aceria exigua leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora juncicolella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora

Erica cinerea host plant species

…sexpunctella leaf hidden Pyralidae Pempelia palumbella stem scale Diaspididae Diaspidiotus bavaricus flower borer larva Curculionidae Micrelus ericae stem vagrant Psyllidae Strophingia cinereae leaf vagrant summer generation Aphididae Aphis fabae leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora juncicolella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora pyrrhulipennella leaf miner Gelechiidae Xenolechia aethiops leaf pustule uredinia Pucciniales Thekopsora ericae…

Hyssopus olivaceus parasite

Hyssopus olivaceus (Thomson, 1878) on Juncus parasite Parasitoid of Coleophora glaucicolella, ? juncicolella, taeniipennella. host plants Juncaceae, ? monophagous Juncus effusus. distribution within Europe PESI (2022). synonyms Elachertus olivaceus. references Askew (1968a), Vidal (1986a)….