Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllonorycter heegeriella parasite

Phyllonorycter heegeriella (Zeller, 1846) pale oak midget Quercus robur, Castricum aan Zee: opened mine, autumn generation mine Remarkably small lower-surface tentiform mine, generally ≤ 10 mm in length. Usually, though not always, situated near the leaf margin or in a leaf lobe. Mines of the summer generation have one fine…

Phyllonorycter kuhlweiniella pupa parasite

Quercus robur, Reusel: thorax abdomen, dorsaal cremaster, dorsal frontal appendage The pupa differs from the one of Ph. heegeriella by the frontal appendage (the triangular “nose” at the front/upper side) is widened and deepened, and has a warty surface (Gregor & Patočka, 2001a; Patočka & Turčáni, 2005a)….

Phyllonorycter heegeriella pupa parasite

Quercus robur, Castricum aan Zee thorax dorsally and torax-abdomen lateral anterior part of abdomen, dorsal; spinulation posterior part of abdomen, dorsal; “nose” anterior part of the pupa, ventral, with detail end of antennae and third pair of feet; posterior part of abdomen, ventral cremaster, dorsal Quercus robur, Someren-Eind: cremaster dorsal,…

Quercus host plants

…clump: Phyllonorycter endryella 33b mine smaller => 34 34a cocoon covered by frass: Phyllonorycter rebimbasi 34b unknown: Phyllonorycter cocciferella 35a species from Crete: Phyllonorycter gerfriedi 35b species from the Greek mainland: Phyllonorycter olympica 36a mine very large; pupa in a flimsy cocoon, frass in a clump: Phyllonorycter endryella 36b mine…

genus Quercus host plant genus

…miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter barbarella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter belotella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter cocciferella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter delitella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter distentella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter endryella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter gerfriedi leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter graecus leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter harrisella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter heegeriella leaf…

Quercus robur host plant species

Phyllonorycter kuhlweiniella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter lautella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter messaniella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter muelleriella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter quercifoliella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter roboris leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter sublautella leaf miner Gracillariidae Povolnya leucapennella leaf miner Heliozelidae Heliozela sericiella leaf miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia albifasciella leaf miner Nepticulidae…

Quercus petraea host plant species

…Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter harrisella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter heegeriella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter kuhlweiniella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter lautella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter messaniella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter muelleriella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter quercifoliella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter roboris leaf miner Heliozelidae Heliozela sericiella leaf miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia albifasciella leaf miner…

Achrysocharoides cilla parasite

Achrysocharoides cilla (Walker, 1839) parasite Parasitoid of Metallus pumilus; Phyllonorycter comparella, heegeriella, issikii, maestingella, quercifoliella, roboris, sorbi; Profenusa pygmaea. host plants polyphagous Fagus sylvatica; Populus alba; Quercus cerris, petraea; ? Rubus; Sorbus aucuparia; Tilia cordata. distribution within Europe PESI (2022). synonyms Enaysma cilla. references Askew & Ruse (1974a), Bryan (1980a,…

Cirrospilus elegantissimus parasite

Cirrospilus elegantissimus Westwood, 1832 parasite Parasitoid in mines of Phyllonorycter comparella, heegeriella, maestingella. host plants polyphagous Fagus sylvatica; Populus alba; Quercus petraea. distribution within Europe PESI (2022). references Askew (1968a), Szőcs, Thuróczy, Melika & Csóka (2015a)….

Sympiesis sericeicornis parasite

Sympiesis sericeicornis (Nees, 1834) parasite Ectoparasitoid of. Aglais urticae, Apanteles; Caloptilia elongella; Cameraria ohridella; Epinotia sordidana; Fenusa dohrnii; Heterarthrus nemoratus; Lyonetia clerkella; Metallus pumilus; Metriochroa; Phyllocnistis labyrinthella; Phyllonorycter acerifoliella, agilella, alpina, blancardella, comparella, coryli, corylifoliella, cydoniella, dubitella, emberizaepeella, esperella, geniculella, heegeriella, hilarella, issikii, kuhlweiniella; ? lantanella, maestingella, mespilella, messaniella, nicellii,…

Cirrospilus viticola parasite

Cirrospilus viticola (Rondani, 1877) parasite Parasitoid of Phyllonorycter heegeriella, issikii, quercifoliella, roboris. host plants polyphagous Quercus petraea; Tilia cordata. distribution within Europe PESI (2022). synonyms Cirrospilus subviolaceus Thomson. 1878. references Askew (1968a), Szőcs, Thuróczy, Melika & Csóka (2015a)….

Closterocerus trifasciatus parasite

Closterocerus trifasciatus (Westwood, 1833) parasite Parasitoid in galls of Cameraria ohridella; Dryocosmus kuriphilus; Macrosaccus robiniella; Parectopa robiniella; Phyllocnistis citrella; Phyllonorycter comparella, heegeriella, quercifoliella, roboris; Profenusa pygmaea; Tischeria ekebladella. host plants polyphagous Aesculus hippocastanum; Castanea sativa; Citrus; Populus alba; Quercus cerris, petraea, pubescens; Robinia pseudoacacia. distribution within Europe PESI (2022). references…

Minotetrastichus frontalis parasite

Minotetrastichus frontalis (Nees, 1834) parasite Parasitoid of Cameraria ohridella, Coptotriche marginea; Diplolepis eglanteriae; Fenusa ulmi; Macrosaccus robiniella; Parectopa robiniella; Phyllocnistis citrella; Phyllonorycter blancardella, corylifoliella, heegeriella, issikii, lautella, maestingella, platani, roboris; Tischeria ekebladella. host plants polyphagous Aesculus hippocastanum; Citrus; Clinopodium nepeta; Crataegus monogyna; Malus domestica; Platanus acerifolia; Quercus petraea; Robinia pseudoacacia;…

Neochrysocharis formosa parasite

Neochrysocharis formosa (Westwood, 1833) parasite Endoparasitoid of incl. Chromatomyia horticola; Liriomyza huidobrensis, sativae, trifolii; Micrurapteryx sophorivora; Phyllocnistis citrella; Phyllonorycter heegeriella, lautella, maestingella, quercifoliella; Stigmella, Tischeria ekebladella. host plants polyphagous Citrus; Fagus sylvatica; Phaseolus vulgaris; Quercus petraea; Robinia pseudoacacia; Spiraea media. distribution within Europe PESI (2022). synonyms Chrysonotomyia formosa; Neochrysocharis formosus….

Sympiesis angustipennis parasite

Sympiesis angustipennis (Erdős, 1954) parasite Parasitoid of Phyllonorycter heegeriella, issikii. host plants polyphagous Quercus petraea; Tilia cordata. distribution within Europe PESI (2022). references Szőcs, Thuróczy, Melika & Csóka (2015a)….

Pediobius saulius parasite

Pediobius saulius (Walker, 1839) parasite Parasitoid in galls of Bucculatrix ulmella; Cameraria ohridella; Dryocosmus kuriphilus Phyllonorycter comparella, heegeriella, lautella, platani, quercifoliella, roboris; Tischeria ekebladella. host plants polyphagous Aesculus hippocastanum; Castanea sativa; Platanus acerifolia; Populus alba; Quercus cerris, petraea. distribution within Europe PESI (2022). references Kos, Lacković, Melika & Matošević (2021a),…

Chrysocharis pentheus parasite

Chrysocharis pentheus (Walker, 1839) parasite Parasitoid of Chromatomyia horticola; Coptotriche heinemanni; Dyseriocrania subpurpurella; Fenusa dohrnii; Phyllocnistis citrella; Phyllonorycter comparella, heegeriella, maestingella, quercifoliella, roboris; Stigmella aurella, paradoxa, pyri; Tischeria ekebladella. host plants polyphagous Alnus glutinosa; Citrus; Crataegus monogyna; Doronicum hungaricum; Fagus sylvatica; Populus alba; Pyrus communis subsp. pyraster; Quercus cerris, petraea;…

Cirrospilus lyncus parasite

Cirrospilus lyncus Walker, 1838 parasite Parasitoid of Phyllonorycter heegeriella, issikii, lautella, “pomonella”,quercifoliella, roboris; Tischeria ekebladella. host plants polyphagous Malus domestica; Quercus petraea; Tilia cordata. distribution within Europe PESI (2022). references Askew (1968a), Gijswijt (1962a), Szőcs, Thuróczy, Melika & Csóka (2015a), Vidal (1986a)….

Pnigalio pectinicornis parasite

Pnigalio pectinicornis (Linnaeus, 1758) parasite Parasitoid of Antispila treitschkiella; Coptotriche angusticollella, marginea; Cerodontha phragmitidis; Elachista humilis; Leucospilapteryx omissella; Metallus pumilus; Phyllocnistis citrella; Phyllonorycter anderidae, blancardella, comparella, ? coryli, corylifoliella, heegeriella, hilarella, ? junoniella, nicellii, ? quinqueguttella, roboris, salictella, schreberella, spinicolella, ulmifoliella; Prays oleae; Profenusa pygmaea; Tischeria ekebladella. host plants polyphagous…