Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Stigmella samiatella parasite

…2008). distribution within Europe Entire Europe, Ireland excepted (Fauna Europaea, 2008). larva synonyms Nepticula samiatella. notes The mine is very variable, like the one of most other Stigmella‘s on Oak. Without larvae it is impossible to discriminate with certainty the mines of samiatella from those of roborella, ruficapitella and the…

Stigmella ruficapitella parasite

Stigmella ruficapitella (Haworth, 1828) red-headed pigmy Quercus robur, Amstelveen, JP Thijssepark: leaf only 2 cm long; identification not confirmed by breeding same mine, detail Quercus robur, Belgium, prov. Namur, Vierves-sur-Viroin © Stéphane Claerebout same mine lighted from behind mine Oviposition mostly at the upperside of the leaf, generally not far…

Stigmella samiatella larva parasite

Stigmella samiatella Castanea sativa, Malden; leg Henk ten Holt; pronotum with dorsal sclerite (also the head capsule is visible, withdrawn into the prothorax). left: detail of the spinulation; right: segment 10, dorsal (without a group of spinules in front of seta D). Larva pale yellow (Borkowski, 1972b). The morphology has…

genus Quercus host plant genus

…miner Incurvariidae Incurvaria masculella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella atricapitella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella basiguttella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella cocciferae leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella dorsiguttella leaf miner rarely Nepticulidae Stigmella eberhardi leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella fasciata leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella ilicifoliella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella macrolepidella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella roborella…

Quercus host plants

…corridor unusually long and slender: Stigmella roborella 26b corridor wider and shorter: Stigmella atricapitella 27a mine very long; egg at leaf under-surface: Stigmella svenssoni 27b mine not very long; egg at upper- or lower-surface => 28 28a egg usually at lower-surface; mostly close to a thick vein: Stigmella samiatella 28b…

Quercus robur host plant species

…leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella eberhardi leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella roborella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella ruficapitella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella samiatella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella svenssoni leaf miner Tenthredinidae Profenusa pygmaea leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria decidua leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria dodonaea leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria ekebladella leaf oviposition scar Tenthredinidae Periclista…

Quercus petraea host plant species

…leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella roborella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella ruficapitella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella samiatella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella svenssoni leaf miner Tenthredinidae Profenusa pygmaea leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria decidua leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria dodonaea leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria ekebladella leaf oviposition scar Tenthredinidae Periclista lineolata leaf pustule Microstromatales Microstroma…

Quercus cerris host plant species

Stigmella ruficapitella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella samiatella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella szoecsiella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella zangherii leaf miner Tenthredinidae Profenusa pygmaea leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria decidua leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria dodonaea leaf miner Tischeriidae Tischeria ekebladella leaf pustule Microstromatales Microstroma album leaf vagrant Diptilomiopidae Rhyncaphytoptus lanuginosae leaf vagrant Diptilomiopidae…

Quercus pubescens host plant species

…leaf miner rarely Nepticulidae Ectoedemia liechtensteini leaf miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia pubescivora leaf miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia quinquella leaf miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia rufifrontella leaf miner Nepticulidae Ectoedemia subbimaculella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella atricapitella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella basiguttella leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella eberhardi leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella fasciata leaf miner Nepticulidae Stigmella

November, 2016 news

…Orchestes fagi, rusci; Pegomya setaria; Phyllactinia fraxini, mali, orbicularis; Phyllonorycter messaniella; Phytomyza angelicastri, plantaginis, thysselini; Phytophthora infestans; Planetella tumorifica; Puccinia aegopodii, nitida; Rhamphus oxyacanthae, pulicarius; Septoria galeopsidis; Steneotarsonemus spec.; Stigmella luteella, magdalenae, myrtillella, regiella, ruficapitella; Subanguina radicicola; Taphrina alni, wettsteiniana; Tetraneura nigriabdominalis; Trachys minutus; Triozidae larva; Ustilago trichophora; Xestophanes potentillae….

Platyplectrus laeviscuta parasite

Platyplectrus laeviscuta (Thomson 1878) parasite Parasitoid of Stigmella ruficapitella. distribution within Europe PESI (2022). references Mihajlović (2018a)….