Acalyptus carpini (Fabricius, 1792)
on sallow, willow
The larvae develop in the female inflorescence; according to Morris when they still are in the bud stage. Dieckmann writes that they feed on the axis of the catkin. Pupation in the soil.
Salix alba, caprea, cinerea, elaeagnos, x fragilis, purpurea, repens, viminalis.
distribution within Europe
Dieckmann (1988a), Morris (1982a), Rheinheimer & Hassler (2010a), Sprick, Schmidt & Gärtner (2013a), Yunakov, Nazarenko, Filimonov & Volovnik (2018a).