Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Parornix torquillella parasite

Parornix torquillella (Zeller, 1850) blackthorn slender Prunus spinosa, Belgium, prov. Namur, Éprave © Jean-Yves Baugnée Prunus spinosa, België, prov. Namen, Couvin, Frasnes © Stéphane Claerebout larva Prunus spinosa, Belgium, prov. Namur, Parc National de Furfooz © Stéphane Claerebout underside larva mine The mine begins as a lower-surface epidermal gallery that…

Prunus host plants

…mm; pupa in the mine => 7 6a mine elongated, inflated; lower epidermis grey, opaque, with several pleats; larva grey with black feet: Parornix finitimella 6b mine oval or rectangular, hardly inflated; lower epidermis whitish, transparant, not pleated; larva pale green with greenish feet: Parornix torquillella 7a on Prunus padus:…

genus Prunus host plant genus

…Coleophora trigeminella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora violacea leaf miner Curculionidae Rhamphus oxyacanthae leaf miner Gelechiidae Recurvaria nanella leaf miner Gracillariidae Callisto insperatella leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix anguliferella leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix atripalpella leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix finitimella leaf miner rarely Gracillariidae Parornix petiolella leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix szocsi leaf miner…

Prunus spinosa host plant species

…Coleophoridae Coleophora hemerobiella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora prunifoliae leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora spinella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora trigeminella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora violacea leaf miner Curculionidae Rhamphus oxyacanthae leaf miner Gelechiidae Recurvaria nanella leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix anguliferella leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix atripalpella leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix finitimella leaf miner…

Prunus domestica subsp. insititia host plant species

…pruni leaf gall Eriophyidae Eriophyes similis leaf gall Eriophyidae Phyllocoptes abaenus leaf gall Psyllidae Cacopsylla pruni leaf miner Bucculatricidae Bucculatrix bechsteinella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora prunifoliae leaf miner Curculionidae Rhamphus oxyacanthae leaf miner Gelechiidae Recurvaria nanella leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix finitimella leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix torquillella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter…

Prunus domestica host plant species

Parornix torquillella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter spinicolella leaf miner Lyonetiidae Leucoptera malifoliella leaf miner Lyonetiidae Lyonetia clerkella leaf miner doubtful Nepticulidae Bohemannia pulverosella leaf miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia mahalebella leaf miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia spinosella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella plagicolella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella prunetorum leaf miner Tischeriidae Coptotriche gaunacella leaf miner…

June, 2018 host plants, news

…Contarinia petioli; Dasineura ranunculi; ? Digitivalva arnicella; Dryocosmus kuriphilus; Eriophyes alniincanae; Erysiphe euonymicola; Gilletteella cooleyi; Harmandiola globuli; Heterarthrus wuestneii; Liriomyza valerianae; Macrodiplosis roboris; Meconema thalassinum; Monochetus sulcatus; Parornix torquillella; Passalora circumscissa; Pegomya laticornis; Peronospora cf. arborescens, erodii, pulveracea; Phytomyza elsae, lappae; Phorodon humuli; Phyllonorycter acerifoliella; Profenusa pygmaea; Pseudorchestes pratensis; Puccinia…

Prunus maritima host plant species

organ parasitic mode stage note taxonomic group parasite leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix torquillella

Prunus cerasus host plant species

…Coleophora currucipennella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora hemerobiella leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora prunifoliae leaf miner Coleophoridae Coleophora spinella leaf miner Curculionidae Rhamphus oxyacanthae leaf miner Gelechiidae Recurvaria nanella leaf miner Gracillariidae Callisto insperatella leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix torquillella leaf miner rarely Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter cavella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter cerasicolella leaf miner…

E (references) references

…Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation. 92: 220-220. Emmet AM, 1980b. Coleophora adjectella Herrich-Schäffer, 1861 (Lepidoptera: Coleophoridae): a species newly recognised as British. – Entomologist’s Record and Journal of Variation 92(6): 129-138. Emmet AM, 1982a. The early stages of Parornix finitimella (Zeller) and P. torquillella (Zeller) (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). – Entomologist’s…