Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhinanthus

Rhinanthus yellow rattle

(For a dichotomous table for galls on Rhinanthus by Hans Roskam click here)

Dichotomous table for leafminers

1a short corridor, that seems to vanish into a thick vein; the larva (a maggot) then starts living as a stem borer: Phytomyza rostrata

1b a blotch, or corridor widening into a blotch; larva with chitinised head: Apteropeda orbiculata

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

Tables for all parasites per species

Last modified 23.v.2020