Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coleophora trochilella parasite

…Europaea, 2009). distribution within Europe Entire Europe, with possible exception of parts of the Balkan Peninsula (Fauna Europaea, 2009). larva synonyms Coleophora axana Hering, 1942; Coleophora troglodytella auct. (incl. Hering, 1957a); C. trochilella sensu Hering 1957 appears to be C. peribenanderi [Emmet ao, 1996a]. references Baldizzone (1985d, 1989e, 2004a), Baldizzone…

Coleophora gardesanella parasite

Coleophora gardesanella Toll, 1954 small streaked case-bearer from Toll (1962a) case A straw-coloured to grey, slender, three-valved case of he type “tubular silken case”; mouth angle 45° – 60°. The case resembles that of C. trochilella, but the case is more slender, the mouth is narrower and the constriction behind…

Coleophora trochilella larva parasite

Artemisia vulgaris, Castricum head and thorax, dorsal and lateral abdominal and terminal prolegs Head and pronotum yellowish brown, rear margin of pronotum darkened; ground colour of yellow; abdominal prolegs well developed….

Coleophora peribenanderi parasite

…(Fauna Europaea, 2009). distribution within Europe Almost all Europe (Fauna Europaea, 2009). larva synonyms Coleophora therinella: auct.; C. trochilella: Hering, 1957a. references Baldizzone (1979a, 1983c, 1984a, 1990c), Baldizzone & Hartig (1978a), Baldizzone, Tokár, Z & S Kovács (2004a), Beiger (1958a), Biesenbaum (2001b), Biesenbaum & van der Wolf (1999a), Buhr (1935a),…

Artemisia host plants

…covered with minute sand grains: Coleophora treskaensis 19a case ≥ 10 mm => 20 19b case ≤ 7 mm => 21 20a mouth angle 40-45°; A. campestris, vulgaris: Coleophora succursella 20b mouth angle c. 70°; A. campestris: Coleophora directella 21a mouth angle c. 0°; A. caerulescens subsp. gallica: Coleophora albicella…

genus Artemisia host plant genus

…leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora directella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora ditella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora gardesanella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora jynxella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora partitella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora ribasella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora settarii leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora solenella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora succursella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora thurneri…

Achillea host plants

…9 8a case slender, felty, up to 12 mm: Coleophora expressella 8bcase squat, long-hairy, much smaller: Coleophora millefolii 9a larva: head and pronotum dark brown to black: C. follicularis 9b head and pronotum very pale brown => 10 10a larva: rear margin of pronotum a fine dark line: Coleophora trochilella

genus Achillea host plant genus

…Bucculatrix humiliella leaf miner doubtful Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix latviaella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora achilleae leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora caelebipennella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora coarctataephaga leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora ditella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora expressella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora follicularis leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora gardesanella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora lenae leaf miner…

Inula host plants

…7 mm: Coleophora jerusalemella 20b case c. 12 mm: Coleophora solidaginella 21a case 9-10 mm => 22 21b case c. 15 mm: Coleophora inulae 22a mouth angle c. 30°: Coleophora follicularis 22b mouth angle 45-60°: Coleophora trochilella Not included in the key: Digitivalva eglanteriella, pappella; Pseudorchestes ? cinereus, persimilis gallicus….

Achillea millefolium host plant species

…cristatella leaf miner Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix fatigatella leaf miner Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix humiliella leaf miner doubtful Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix latviaella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora caelebipennella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora ditella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora expressella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora follicularis leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora gardesanella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora millefolii leaf miner Coleophoridae…

Carduus host plants

…long: Coleophora peribenanderi 13b mounth angle 10-30°, case c. 10 mm (occurence on this hostplant uncertain): Coleophora follicularis 14a clear blotch => 15 14b corridor => 18 15a larva a maggot; near the start of the mine often an elliptic egg shell => 16 15b larva with feet and a…

genus Tanacetum host plant genus

…leaf miner Agromyzidae Phytomyza pullula leaf miner Agromyzidae Phytomyza tanaceti leaf miner Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix humiliella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora chrysanthemi leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora ditella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora follicularis leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora gardesanella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora tanaceti leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora trochilella leaf miner Curculionidae Orthochaetes insignis…

Artemisia absinthium host plant species

…absinthivora leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora albicans leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora caelebipennella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora partitella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora succursella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora trochilella leaf miner Gelechiidae Scrobipalpa proclivella leaf miner Tephritidae Trypeta artemisiae leaf pustule uredinia telia Pucciniales Puccinia absinthii leaf vagrant Aphididae Coloradoa absinthii leaf vagrant…

Artemisia vulgaris host plant species

…miner Coleophoridae Coleophora caelebipennella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora ditella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora gardesanella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora succursella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora trochilella leaf miner Gelechiidae Scrobipalpa proclivella leaf miner Gelechiidae Scrobipalpula psilella leaf miner Gracillariidae Leucospilapteryx omissella leaf miner Psychidae Apterona helicoidella leaf miner Tephritidae Trypeta artemisiae leaf…

Hieracium host plants

…4 3a pupation within the mine: Vulcaniella pomposella 3b pupation external: Scythris siccella 4a mouth angle 45-60°; case slender: Coleophora trochilella 4b mouth angle 20°; case somewhat paunchy: Coleophora ramosella 5a larva yellowish brown, without feet, mines all its life: Orthochaetes setiger 5b larva (dark) grey, with thoracic feet and…

Tanacetum host plants

…case strongly constricted behind the orifice; usually on the flower heads: Coleophora tanaceti 3b case hardly constricted behind the orifice; a true leaf miner: Coleophora trochilella 4a mine full depth; larva with chitinised head => 5 4b mine upper- or lower-surface; larva a maggot => 6 5a mine begins as…

Chrysanthemum host plants

…case; case black => 5 4a mouth angle c. 30°: C. folllicularis 4b mouth angle 45-60°: Coleophora trochilella 5a case with some diagonal ribs: Coleophora caelebipennella 5b case with some transverse ribs, behind the mouth: Coleophora rectilineella 6a mine full depth, transparant; larva with chitinised head => 7 6b mine…

genus Inula host plant genus

…Agromyzidae Phytomyza kyffhusana leaf miner Anthomyiidae Phorbia incana leaf miner Choreutidae Tebenna micalis leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora conyzae leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora follicularis leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora inulae leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora jerusalemella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora leucogrammella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora solidaginella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora trochilella leaf miner…

genus Carduus host plant genus

…leaf miner Choreutidae Tebenna micalis leaf miner Chrysomelidae Sphaeroderma testaceum leaf miner Chrysomelidae Apteropeda orbiculata leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora follicularis leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora paripennella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora peribenanderi leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora trochilella leaf miner Curculionidae Orthochaetes insignis leaf miner Depressariidae Agonopterix arenella leaf miner Depressariidae Agonopterix carduella…

genus Chrysanthemum host plant genus

…leaf miner Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix cristatella leaf miner doubtful Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix latviaella leaf miner Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix nigricomella leaf miner doubtful Chrysomelidae Mantura chrysanthemi leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora caelebipennella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora follicularis leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora gardesanella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora rectilineella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora trochilella leaf miner Curculionidae…

Tanacetum vulgare host plant species

…leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora tanaceti leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora trochilella leaf miner Gelechiidae Scrobipalpa proclivella leaf miner Tephritidae Trypeta artemisiae leaf miner Tephritidae Trypeta zoe leaf pustule aecia Pucciniales Puccinia vulpinae leaf pustule uredinia telia Pucciniales Puccinia tanaceti leaf pustule telia Pucciniales Puccinia heeringiana leaf vagrant Aphididae Coloradoa tanacetina leaf…

Tanacetum corymbosum host plant species

…Liriomyza strigata leaf miner Agromyzidae Liriomyza tanaceti leaf miner Agromyzidae Phytomyza leucanthemi leaf miner Agromyzidae Phytomyza tanaceti leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora chrysanthemi leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora trochilella leaf miner Gelechiidae Scrobipalpa chrysanthemella leaf miner Gelechiidae Scrobipalpa voltinella leaf miner Tephritidae Trypeta artemisiae leaf pustule uredinia telia Pucciniales Puccinia pyrethri root…

Leucanthemum vulgare host plant species

…miner Agromyzidae Chromatomyia syngenesiae leaf miner Agromyzidae Liriomyza strigata leaf miner Agromyzidae Phytomyza leucanthemi leaf miner Agromyzidae Phytomyza tanaceti leaf miner Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix argentisignella leaf miner doubtful Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix latviaella leaf miner Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix nigricomella leaf miner doubtful Chrysomelidae Mantura chrysanthemi leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora follicularis leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora

November, 2016 news

New species for the fauna of Belgium Metallus albipes. Possible new host plant genus Rhopalomyia foliorum. New pictures Agromyza filipendulae, johannae; ? Andricus legitimus; Anoplus plantaris; Aulagromyza heringii; Caloptilia cuculipennella; Chlorops pumilionis; Coleophora anatipenella, trochilella; Contarinia pyrivora, steini; Cronartium ribicola; Cumminsiella mirabilissima; Cymadothea trifolii; Dasineura pyri; Diplosporonema delastrei; Erysiphe berberidis,…