Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Zeuzera pyrina

Zeuzera pyrina (Linnaeus, 1761)

leopard moth

on broadleaved trees

parasite

Larvae bore in the stem and thick branches.

host plants

polyphagous

Acer pseudoplatanus, saccharinum; Aesculus hippocastanum; Betula pendula; Carpinus betulus; Citrus limon; Corylus avellana; Crataegus; Cydonia oblonga; Fagus sylvatica; Ficus carica; Frangula alnus; Fraxinus excelsior; Hippophae rhamnoides; Ilex aquifolium; Juglans regia; Ligustrum vulgare; Liriodendron; Lonicera; Magnolia; Mahonia; Malus domestica; Mespilus germanica; Olea europaea; Paulownia; Platanus; Populus x canadensis, tremula; Prunus armeniaca, avium, domestica, dulcis, padus, persica’ Punica; Pyrus communis; Quercus robur; Rhododendron; Rhus typhina; Ribes nigrum, uva-crispa; Rubus idaeus; Salix; Sambucus; Sorbus aucuparia; Spiraea; Syringa vulgaris; Tamarix; Tilia; Ulmus; Viburnum lantana; Viscum album & subsp. austriacum; Vitis vinifera.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Corley (2005a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Kutinkova, Andreev & Arnaoudov (2006a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 5.vi.2021