Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tischeria dodonaea larva

Tischeria dodonaea

Tischeria dodonaea larva

Quercus robur, Loonsche en Drunensche Duinen: larva dorsal

Tischeria dodonaea larva

larva ventral

there are no abdominal prolegs; what remains of the anal prolegs is an arc of teeth; the anal valves each bear a spine

sternum, and head in dorsal view; the thoracic feet are reduced to short papillae


the anal shield is much less strongly chitinised in comparison with T. ekebladella

10.xii.2009

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