Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ectoedemia turbidella parasite

Ectoedemia turbidella (Zeller, 1848) grey-poplar pigmy Populus canescens, Belgium, prov. Namur, Couvin, Mariembourg © Stéphane Claerebout mine with larva, lighted from behind galled petiole mine The egg is placed on the petiole, about a cm below the base of the leaf; often one egg at either side. The larva first…

Populus host plants

…vein axil in the leaf base => 19 18b mine not developing from the leaf base => 20 19a on Populus nigra or P. x canadensis: Ectoedemia hannoverella 19b on Populus tremula: Ectoedemia argyropeza 19c on Populus alba or P. canescens: Ectoedemia turbidella 20a large primary blotch, upper-surface, opaque, black…

genus Populus host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite stem borer Cossidae Zeuzera pyrina leaf hidden Pyralidae Sciota hostilis leaf vagrant rarely Miridae Apolygus limbatus stem borer Cossidae Acossus terebra predator Torymidae Torymus quercinus predator rarely Miridae Dicyphus pallidus predator Pteromalidae Schimitschekia populi predator Eulophidae Cirrospilus vittatus predator Eulophidae Diglyphus isaea…

gallers on Populus specials

…two leaf veins. Ectoedemia turbidella 40b The mine is located on a vein instead of in the axil between two veins and protrudes laterally into the leaf blade: Ectoedemia klimeschi 41a Leaf blade folded over the midrib on both sides without distinct thickening, or leaf blade with conspicuous folds or…

Populus alba host plant species

…miner Gracillariidae Phyllocnistis xenia leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter chiclanella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter comparella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter connexella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter pastorella leaf miner Lyonetiidae Leucoptera sinuella leaf miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia klimeschi leaf miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia turbidella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella assimilella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella trimaculella leaf…

Populus x canescens host plant species

…leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllocnistis xenia leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter apparella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter comparella leaf miner Lyonetiidae Leucoptera sinuella leaf miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia turbidella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella assimilella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella trimaculella leaf miner doubtful Tenthredinidae Fenusella glaucopis leaf miner Tenthredinidae Fenusella hortulana leaf miner Tenthredinidae Heterarthrus…