Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tethea ocularis

Tethea ocularis (Linnaeus, 1767)

figure of eighty

on Populus, etc.

Tethea ocularis on Populus x canadensis

Populus x canadensis, Hungary, Kimle, 21.v.2018 © László Érsek

Tethea ocularis on Populus x canadensis

same pair of leaves, uderside

Tethea ocularis on Populus x canadensis

larva

Tethea ocularis on Populus x canadensis

another specimen

Tethea ocularis on Populus x canadensis

another specimen

Tethea ocularis on Populus x canadensis

head, detaik

Tethea ocularis on Populus x canadensis

opened pupa

Tethea ocularis on Populus x canadensis

extracted larva, dorsal …

Tethea ocularis on Populus x canadensis

… ventral

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Salicaceae, oligophagous

Populus ? alba, x canadensis, nigra, tremula.

Less often Salix.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

Ebert (ed., 1994a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2021), Müller, László, Ronkay, ao (2006a), Ortiz, Rubio, Guerrero & Garre (2018a), Pyrgus.de (2022).

Last modified 15.v.2022