Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cerodontha phragmitidis puparium

Cerodontha phragmitidis


Phragmites australis, Nieuwendam

The puparium is described by Nowakowski (1973a). Its shape is unusual because it tapers strongly towards the rear spiracula. This character is easily visible with a loupe, even without opening the mine.


Last modified 25.vii.2017