Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phylloporia bistrigella parasite

Phylloporia bistrigella (Haworth, 1828) striped leaf-cutter Betula pubescens, Belgium, prov. Luxembourg, Tenneville © Jean-Yves Baugnée living larva Betula pubescens, Belgium, prov. Namur, Mettet © Jean-Yves Baugnée Betula pubescens, Britain, Fleet © Rob Edmunds Betula pubescens, Nieuw-Bergen mine Long, very narrow corridor that may wind several times through the leaf, freely…

Phylloporia bistrigella larva parasite

Betula pendula Venray, Boschhuizer Bergen; larva dorsal larva ventral…

Betula host plants

Betula birch (For a dichotomous table for galls on Betula by Hans Roskam click here) Dichotomous table for leafminers 1a mine ends in a round or oval excision => 2 1b blotch without a preceding corridor (or this corridor < 3 mm) => 6 1c blotch preceded by a corridor…

genus Betula host plant genus

…leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix loganella leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix polygrammella leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix traugotti leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter anderidae leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter cavella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter corylifoliella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter ulmifoliella leaf miner Incurvariidae Incurvaria pectinea leaf miner Incurvariidae Phylloporia bistrigella leaf miner Lyonetiidae Leucoptera malifoliella…

Betula humilis host plant species

…leaf gall Eriophyidae Acalitus longisetosus leaf down Erysiphales Erysiphe ornata leaf down Erysiphales Phyllactinia betulae leaf gall Eriophyidae Acalitus rudis leaf miner Curculionidae Orchestes rusci leaf miner Eriocraniidae Eriocrania sparrmannella leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix betulae leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix traugotti leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter anderidae leaf miner Incurvariidae Phylloporia bistrigella

Betula nana host plant species

…anderidae leaf miner Incurvariidae Phylloporia bistrigella leaf miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia minimella leaf miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia occultella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella betulicola leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella confusella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella continuella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella lapponica leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella luteella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella tristis leaf miner Yponomeutidae Atemelia…

Betula pendula host plant species

…unimaculella leaf miner Gracillariidae Caloptilia betulicola leaf miner main Gracillariidae Caloptilia populetorum leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix betulae leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter cavella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter corylifoliella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter ulmifoliella leaf miner Incurvariidae Incurvaria pectinea leaf miner Incurvariidae Phylloporia bistrigella leaf miner Lyonetiidae Leucoptera malifoliella leaf miner Lyonetiidae…

Betula pubescens host plant species

…leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix loganella leaf miner Gracillariidae Parornix traugotti leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter anderidae leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter cavella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter corylifoliella leaf miner Gracillariidae Phyllonorycter ulmifoliella leaf miner Incurvariidae Incurvaria pectinea leaf miner Incurvariidae Phylloporia bistrigella leaf miner Lyonetiidae Leucoptera malifoliella leaf miner Lyonetiidae Lyonetia clerkella…