Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Antispila petryi larva

Antisipila petryi, treitschkiella- larvae

Dorsal view of living larvae of Antispila petryi (39, 40) next to the ones of A. treitschkiella (41, 42) © Rudolf Bryner, from van Nieukerken ao (2018a). The larva of petryi has an ill-delimited black spot on the mesonotum,that is missing in treitschkiella. The posterior margin of segment 8 in petryi bears up to 10 large warts in a single row; in treitschkiella there are 20 or more much smaller warts in two or three rows.

Last modified 2.ii.2018