Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi



See also the closely related genus Leontodon.

Dichotomous table for leafminers

1a long slender gallery, larva a maggot => 2

1a galls, etc => Tables for all parasites per species

2a gallery ± pinnately branched; larva pupates after having left the mine: Liriomyza strigata

2b gallery irregularly branched, larva pupates in the mine, in a, normally lower surface, pupal chamber: Chromatomyia cf syngenesiae

Not included in the key: Orthochaetes setiger; Ophiomyia beckeri; Phytomyza margnella; Trypeta immaculata.

Tables for all parasites per species

Last modified 1.i.2019