Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eupithecia abietaria

Eupithecia abietaria (Goeze, 1781)

cloaked pug

on Picea, etc.


Larvae feed in the seeds inb young, green cones.

host plants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Abies alba, procera; Picea abies, sitchensis; Pinus sylvestris.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).


Ebert (ed., 2003a), De Prins & Garrevoet (1998a), de Vos, Zwier & Groenendijk (2007a), Weigt (1988a).

Last modified 26.v.2021