home | mines | species | plants | mine-keys | links | search | updates | newsletters | news | books
Plants: Polygonaceae
< back
This list has been taken from the 'Hosts of British Leaf-mining insect fauna' (© Brian Pitkin and Colin Plant) and is a precursor to AIDGAP keys to Leaf Miners. Please credit the authors when quoting from this list and email any additions, corrections or comments to Colin Plant.

 

Rumex species (dock):

Dip: Norellisoma spinimana, Pegomya haemorrhoum, Pegomya solennis, Pegomya versicolor
Lep: Cnephasia asseclana,

Rumex acetosa (Sorrel):

Col:
Mantura sp.
Dip: Pegomya bicolor
Lep: Adscita statices, Calybites phasianipennella, Cnephasia incertana, Enteucha acetosae

Rumex acetosella (Sheep's Sorrel):

Lep: Adscita statices,Calybites phasianipennella, Enteucha acetosae

Rumex crispus (Curled Dock):

Dip: Pegomya bicolor, Pegomya solennis

Rumex longifolius (Northern Dock):

Dip: Pegomya bicolo

Rumex hydrolapathum (Water Dock):

Lep: Calybites phasianipennella, Coleophora hydrolapathella

Rumex mexicanus (dock):

Dip: Pegomya solennis

Rumex obtusifolius (Broad-leaved Dock):

Dip: Pegomya bicolor, Pegomya solennis
Lep: Calybites phasianipennella

 

sponsored by Colin Plant Associates (UK) LLP/Consultant Entomologists

www.leafmines.co.uk