Periclista lineolata (Klug, 1816)

on Quercus

Periclista lineolata: larva

Quercus robur, Hungary, Kimle, 6.v.2016 © László Érsek

Periclista lineolata: larva

thorax

Periclista lineolata: larva

detail

Periclista lineolata: larva

head, frontal vuew

gall

oviposition scar in the midrib of a still quite young leaf; the higher part of the leaf withers. Larva unmistakable: a pale green sawfly caterpillar with five length rows of long, strong erect, black, apically split spines.

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus petraea, robur.

references

Beneš & Holuša (2015a), Buhr (1965a), Pschorn-Walcher & Altenhofer (2000a).

mod 10.vii.2019