Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllonorycter comparella pupa

Phyllonorycter comparella

Populus canescens, Huis te Vogelenzang: cremaster in ventral and lateral view

thorax and end of abdomen, dorsal; abd 7th has a transverse ridge at its rear end

abdomen end, ventral; the 7th segment has near its hind margin a triangular elevation bearing some outward pointing spines

Populus nigra, Amsterdamse Waterleidingduinen; cremaster and abd 7, dorsal, of a specimen from an aberrant hostplant


Populus canescens, Naarderbos: after ecdysis the exuvium protrudes halfway out of the mine

See Gregor & Patočka (2001a) and Patočka & Turčáni (2005a) for a description if the pupa.

24.x.2009

Last modified 25.vii.2017