Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Parectropis similaria

Parectropis similaria Hufnagel, 1767)

brindled white-spot

on broadleaved trees

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Acer pseudoplatanus; Alnus glutinosa; Betula pendula; Carpinus betulus; Corylus avellana; Crataegus; ? Fagus sylvatica; Juglans regia; Quercus.

phenology

Hibernation as pupa.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Patočka, Pyrgus.

synonyms

Ectropis extersaria Hübner, 1799.

references

Ebert (ed., 2003a), Lepiforum (2021), Lévêque, Archaux & Faucheux (2012a), Patočka (2004a), pyrgus.de (2023), Weigt (1983a).

Last modified 16.i.2023