Anthophila fabriciana (Linnaeus, 1758)

Lepidoptera, Choreutidae

on Parietaria, Urtica

Anthophila fabriciana: folded leaf

Urtica dioica, Zeewolde, Harderbos © Hans Jonkma

Anthophila fabriciana: young larva

young larva

gall

the young larva of the spring generation lives in a folded leaf low in the plant; older larvae live gregariously in a spinning in the top op the plant.

hostplants

>(Cannabaceae), Urticeae, oligofaag

Parietaria; Urtica dioica, urens.

Rarely also Humulus lupulus.

synonyms

Simaethis fabriciana.

references

Landry, Nazari, Dewaard, Mutanen, Lopez-Vaamonde, Huemer & Hebert (2013a), Schütze (1931a), Microlepidoptera, Sonderegger (2011a).

01/04/2017

pub 1.iv.2017 · mod 28.vi.2017