Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Metallus albipes larva

Metallus albipes

Metallus albipes larva

Rubus spec., Belgium, prov. Brabant, Cortil-Noirmont; © Jean-Yves Baugnée

Metallus albipes larva

Rubus idaeus, southern England, leg. Rob Edmunds; larva preserved in alcohol

Metallus albipes larva

lateral

sternum

The larva is distinguished from that of M. pumilus by the lack of a dark patch ventrally on the first abdominal segment (Altenhofer & Pschorn-Walcher, 2003a).

28/08/2011

Last modified 25.vii.2017