Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Elachista triatomea parasite

Elachista triatomea (Haworth, 1828) meadow dwarf mine Full depth gallery; de first mine is descending, but later mines generally are ascending (Robbins, 1991a). hostplants Poaceae, monophagous Festuca filiformis, ovina, rubra. BENELUX Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2011). distribution within Europe From Fennoscandia to the Alps, and from…

genus Festuca host plant genus

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf leaf spot Mycosphaerellaceae Graminopassalora graminis leaf leaf spot Spermospora lolii leaf leaf spot Ploettnerulaceae Oculimacula yallundae leaf leaf spot Spermospora ciliata leaf leaf spot Mycosphaerellaceae Ramularia holci-lanati leaf leaf spot Mycosphaerellaceae Ramularia gracilispora leaf leaf spot Mycosphaerellaceae Ramularia pusilla root collar…

Festuca ovina host plant species

Elachista bruuni leaf miner main Elachistidae Elachista collitella leaf miner Elachistidae Elachista dispilella leaf miner Elachistidae Elachista dispunctella leaf miner Elachistidae Elachista distigmatella leaf miner Elachistidae Elachista festucicolella leaf miner Elachistidae Elachista pollinariella leaf miner Elachistidae Elachista pullicomella leaf miner Elachistidae Elachista triatomea leaf miner Elachistidae Elachista triseriatella leaf pustule…

Festuca rubra host plant species

…Anguina graminis leaf gall Eriophyidae Abacarus hystrix leaf gall Eriophyidae Aceria tenuis leaf miner Agromyzidae Cerodontha flavocingulata leaf miner Agromyzidae Chromatomyia nigra leaf miner Elachistidae Elachista albifrontella leaf miner Elachistidae Elachista argentella leaf miner Elachistidae Elachista bifasciella leaf miner Elachistidae Elachista dispunctella leaf miner Elachistidae Elachista freyerella leaf miner Elachistidae…

Festuca host plants

…larva: has ventrally on each segment a light spot: Cosmopterix orichalcea 6b no such series of spots => 7 7a a large number of Elachistidae species occur on Festuca. Their mines are hardly diagnostic and the larvae of many are badly known. A key cannot be constructed: Elachista adscitella, albifrontella,…

Festuca filiformis host plant species

…Festuca ovina subsp. tenuifolia, tenuifolia organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite root collar scale Coccidae Lecanopsis formicarum root collar vagrant Crambidae Platytes alpinella leaf hidden Crambidae Catoptria fulgidella leaf vagrant Nymphalidae Pyronia tithonus root scale Pseudococcidae Rhodania occulta unknown unknown Pseudococcidae Phenacoccus interruptus leaf miner Elachistidae Elachista triatomea