Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Selenia lunularia

Selenia lunularia (Hübner, 1788)

lunar thorn

on broadleaved trees

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Alnus incana; Crataegus; Fagus sylvatica; Fraxinus excelsior; Prunus spinosa; Quercus robur; Rosa; Tilia; Vaccinium myrtillus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Ebert (ed., 2003a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 7.vi.2021