Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cladardis elongatula

Cladardis elongatula (Klug, 1817)

on Rosa


2-3 mm large, yellowish-brown oviposition scar, generally in a petiole. The emerging larva enters the shoort and makes a tunnel of 10-12 cm in upwards direction. Frass is ejected from the gallery. The full-grown larva leaves the gallery through the original entrance.


Rosaceae, monophagous

Rosa canina.


Buhr (1965a), Macek (2012c), Pschorn-Walcher & Altenhofer (2006a), Taeger, Altenhofer, Blank, ao (1998a), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 24.iv.2020