Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Calicotome

Calicotome“Calycotome”, thorny broom

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

Dichotomous table for leafminers

1a fleck mine: Coleophora calycotomella

1b upper-surface tentiform mine: Phyllonorycter triflorella

1c blotch mine => 2

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

2a blotch flat, preceded by a fine corridor: Leucoptera calycotomella

2b blotch puffed up by a black central accumulation of frass; no preceding corridor: Oryxolaemus scabiosus

Tables for all parasites per species

Last modified 24.vi.2020