Aphalara polygoni Foerster, 1848

on Rumex


leaves disfigured, bumpy, with in the corresponding underside depressions a strongly flattened larva that is not encircled by a nimbus of wax threads. Probably univoltine. Hibernation as adult on conifers.


Polygonaceae, narrowly monophagous

Rumex acetosella, acetosa, scutatus.

References to Persicaria or Polygonum mostly will concern Aphalara freji.


Aphalara rumicicola Klimaszsewski, 1966.


Baugnée, Burckhardt & Fassotte (2002a), Buhr (1965a), Burckhardt (1983a, 2002a), Burckhardt & Freuler (2000a), Burckhardt & Lauterer (1997a), Conci, Rapisarda & Tamanini (1992a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Hellrigl (2004a), Hodkinson (1989a, 2009a), Hodkinson & White (1979a), Lauterer (1979a, 1982a, 1993a), Malenkovský & Lauterer (2012a), O’Connor & Malumphy (2011a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Tomasi (2012a, 2014a), White & Hodkinson (1982a).

mod 10.iv.2018