Epinotia tetraquetrana (Haworth, 1811)

Lepidoptera, Tortricidae

on Alnus, Betula

Epinotia tetraquetrana: gall on Beula pendula

Betula pendula, Belgium, prov Namur, Viroinval, Oignies © Stéphane Claerebout: ejected frass

Epinotia tetraquetrana: larva

larva in opened gall

Epinotia tetraquetrana: gall on Alnus glutinosa

Alnus glutinosa, Belgium, prov. Luxembourg, Arlon, Landbruch; © Jean-Yves Baugnée

Epinotia tetraquetrana: gall on Alnus glutinosa

opened

gall

The young larve bores in a one year old shoot, that is weakly swollen; later it lives as a leaf roll.

hostplants

Betulaceae,oligophagous

Alnus; Betula.

synonyms

Epiblema tetraquetrana.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Buhr (1965a), Cogolludo (1921a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Robbins (1991a), Roskam (2009a), Szőcs (1977a), Tomasi (2014a).

16/08/2016

pub 16.viii.2016 · mod 28.vi.2017