Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllodesma ilicifolia

Phyllodesma ilicifolia (Linnaeus, 1758)

small lappet moth

on woody plants

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Genista anglica, pilosa; Populus tremula; Salix caprea, repens; Vaccinium myrtillus, uliginosum.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Ebert (ed., 1994a), Lepiforum (2021), Thei├čen & Radtke (2010a), Wegner (2014a).

Last modified 22.vi.2021