Argyrotaenia ljungiana (Thunberg, 1797)

Lepidoptera, Tortricidae

mine

Normally a polyphagous non-miner on Ericaceae and other plants, can make a short mine in several conifers (Robbins, 1991a).

hostplants

Abies; Larix; Picea; Pinus.

BENELUX

BE recorded (Phegea, 2009).

NE observed (Kuchlein & de Vos, 1999a; Microlepidoptera.nl).

LUX recorded (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

distribution within Europe

Entire Europe (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

larva

bright green without recognisable pinacula; prothoracic plate shining green; head very light brown, without markings.

synonyms

Argyrotaenia pulchellana Haworth, 1811.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1973a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Kuchlein & Donner (1993a), Kuchlein & de Vos (1999a), De Prins & Steeman (2011a), Robbins (1991a).

02/01/2013

pub 6.ii.2017 ยท mod 9.vii.2017