Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coleophora tamesis parasite

…gerardii. phenology Larvae in August-September; once full fed they leave the host plant. distribution within Europe (PESI, 2018). synonyms Coleophora cratipennella auct. nec Clemens. notes The case is almost indistinguishable from the one of C. taeniipennella on the sane host plant. references Baldizzone (1985c, 1989c, 1996a), Baldizzone & Landry (1993a),…

Coleophora taeniipennella parasite

Coleophora taeniipennella Herrich-Schäffer, 1855 small rush case-bearer on Juncus UK, North Wales © Janet Graham, ex Wikipedia parasite The young larva lives in a fruitlet and eats the seeds. Only in its third instar a case is formed, and the larva starts emptying the fruits from the outside. The case…

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 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 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 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…

Hyssopus olivaceus parasite

Hyssopus olivaceus (Thomson, 1878) parasite Parasitoid of Coleophora glaucicolella, ? juncicolella, taeniipennella. distribution within Europe PESI (2022). synonyms Elachertus olivaceus. 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,…

Euderus viridis parasite

Euderus viridis Thomson, 1878 parasite Parasitoid of Coleophora taeniipennella; Phyllonorycter harrisella. distribution within Europe PESI (2022). references Askew (1968a)….

Juncus bulbosus host plant species

bulbous rush organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite predator Anthocoridae Orius niger fruit vagrant Coleophoridae Coleophora taeniipennella flower gall Psyllidae Livia junci root gall doubtful Entorrhizales Juncorrhiza aschersoniana…

Juncus acutiflorus host plant species

sharp-flowered rush organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite root borer Chrysomelidae Chaetocnema subcoerulea fruit vagrant main Coleophoridae Coleophora taeniipennella flower gall Psyllidae Livia junci leaf pustule uredinia telia Pucciniales Uromyces junci stem gall Urocystidales Urocystis junci stem miner Buprestidae Aphanisticus emarginatus leaf vagrant Aphididae Sipha maydis…