Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pachycnemia hippocastanaria

Pachycnemia hippocastanaria (Hübner, 1799)

horse chestnut

on Calluna, Erica

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Ericaceae, oligophagous

Calluna vulgaris; Erica arborea.

? Also Aesculus hippocastanum (Sapindaceae).

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

ei, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Cebeci & Acer (2007a), Hausmann & Scalercio (2016a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 30.iv.2021