Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Coleophora limosipennella larve

Coleophora limosipennella

larve, dorsaal

Ulmus minor, Amsterdam: larva dorsal

larve, ventraal

larva ventral: note the absence of prolegs

thorax dorsaalthorax lateraal

thorax dorsal and lateral

anus ventraalanus lateraal

anal segment, ventral and lateral: also the terminal prolegs are missing

The identification of the young larva on the pictures below is not fully certain. It was collected togehter with a number of youth mines that did belong with certainty to this species. Note the obsence of prolegs, except for the terminal ones.


Ulmus minor, Duin en Kruidberg


no prolegs!


sternum, and what remains of the anal proleg

Last modified 25.vii.2017