Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eriogaster lanestris

Eriogaster lanestris (Linnaeus, 1758)

small eggar

on sloe, etc.

parasite

Larvae durinng the day in a communal web; at night on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Betula pendula, pubescens; Crataegus monogyna, rhipidophylla; Prunus avium, cerasifera, spinosa; Rubus idaeus; Salix alba, cinerea; Sorbus aria; Tilia cordata.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Ebert (ed., 1994a), Jakšić (2016a), Lepiforum (2021), Murria Beltrán (2006c), Safián (2006a), Žikić, Ritt, Colacci, ao (2019a).

Last modified 21.vii.2021