Choreutis pariana (Clerck, 1759)

apple-leaf skeletonizer

on Malus, Prunus, Sorbus

Choreutis pariana larva on Malus spec.

Malus spec., Belgium, prov. Antwerp, Mol, 17.vi.2019 © Carina Van Steenwinkel

parasite

The larva lives in an spinning on top of the leaves, causing window feeding.

host plants

Rosaceae, oligophagous

Malus domestica; Prunus avium; Sorbus aucuparia.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Huisman, Koster, van Nieukerken & Ulenberg (2004a), Sonderegger (2011a).

mod 5.viii.2019