Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Fomoria septembrella parasite

…1976a). In southern UK possibly trivoltine (Edmunds, 2015b). BENELUX BE recorded (Phegea, 2009). NE recorded (Kuchlein & de Vos, 1999a; Microlepidoptera.nl, 2009). LUX recorded (Ellis, Kautenbach). distribution within Europe All of Europe. larva synonyms Ectoedemia, Nepticula, Stigmella septembrella. references Amsel & Hering (1931a), Anisimovas, Diškus & Stonis (2006a), Baldizzone (2004a),…

Frass introduction

…in the case where the larvae lie belly-up, like Stigmella aurella (top foto). Yet, the frass deposition behaviour i seems to cross taxonomic lines: Ectoedemia albifasciella has its frass in loosely packed grains! Fomoria septembrella on Square-stalked St John’s-wort: ceiling of the blotch, with frass grains stuck to it Ectoedemia

Fomoria eriki parasite

…the mine. hostplants Hypericaceae, monophagous Hypericum olympicum, perfoliatum. phenology Larvae and pupae have been found in June, but probably there are several generations per year. distribution within Europe Macedonia, Greece (mainland) synonyms Ectoedemia eriki. notes Mines cannot reliably be distinguished from those of E. septembrella. references Laštůvka & Laštůvka (2000b)….

Hypericum bupleuroides host plant species

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf miner Nepticulidae Fomoria septembrella

Hypericum hircunum host plant species

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf miner Nepticulidae Fomoria septembrella

Hypericum hookerianum host plant species

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf miner Nepticulidae Fomoria septembrella

Hypericum patulum host plant species

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf miner Nepticulidae Fomoria septembrella leaf pustule aecia telia Pucciniales Melampsora hypericorum…