Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chirosia grossicauda larva

Chirosia grossicauda

Chirosia grossicauda: living larva

Pteridium aquilinum, Belgium, prov. Namur, Viroinval; © Stéphane Claerebout

Chirosia grossicauda: larvaChirosia grossicauda: larva

Pteridium aquilinum, Engeland: Fleet; “head”, obliquely frontal; front spiraculum; leg. Rob Edmunds

Chirosia grossicauda: larva

cephalic skeleton (after chloralphenol treatment)

Larva and mine are described by de Meijere (1911a).


Last modified 25.vii.2017