Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi


Koeleria hair-grass

Koeleria cristata => Rostraria!

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

Dichotomous table for leafminers

1a fleck mine => 2

1b blotch => 3

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

2a case, immediately behind the mouth narrowed and somewhat bent: Coleophora lixella

2b case gradually widening behind the mouth, not bent: Coleophora ornatipennella

3a the mines of the following species are insufficiently diagnostic, and the larvae of many are not well known; a key cannot be made: Elachista albifrontella, argentella, baltica, herrichi, ozeini, triseriatella

Tables for all parasites per species

Last modified 15.v.2020