Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Trifurcula beirnei

Trifurcula beirnei Puplesis, 1984

greenweed pigmy

on Genista


The biology of this species is not known. However, there are many indications that the species is associated with the plant species mentioned below.


Fabaceae, monophagous

Genista germanica, pilosa, tinctoria.


Not known from the Benelux countries.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).


Bengtsson (2008a), Emmet (1986c), Johansson, Nielsen, van Nieukerken & Gustafsson (1990a), Laštůvka & Laštůvka (1997a), van Nieukerken (1986a), van Nieukerken, Biesenbaum & Wittland (2010a), van Nieukerken, Laštůvka & Laštůvka (2004a), van Nieukerken, Zolotuhin & Mistchenko (2004a), Pröse (1995a), Schmid (2012a).

Last modified 27.ii.2018