Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Macaria liturata

Macaria liturata (Clerck, 1759)

tawny-barred angle

on Pinus, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the needles.

host plants

Pinaceae oligophagous

Abies alba; Larix; Picea abies; Pinus cembra, mugo, strobus, sylvestris.

Also associated with Juniperus communis.

phenology

Hibernation as pupa or full-grown larva.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

ei, larva, pupa

see Gomez de Aizpúrua, Lepiforum, Patočka, Pyrgus.

synonyms

Semiothisa liturata.

references

Cifuentes & Alcobendas (2008a), Dapporto (1998a), Ebert (ed., 2003a), Gomez de Aizpúrua (1987a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2021), Lévêque, Archaux & Faucheux (2012a), Patočka (2004a), pyrgus.de (2023).

Last modified 19.viii.2023