Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Operophtera fagata

Operophtera fagata (Scharfenberg, 1806)

northern winter moth

on Fagus, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Acer campestre; Betula pendula; Carpinus betulus; Crataegus; Fagus sylvatica; Populus tremula; Prunus cerasus; Quercus petraea; Rosa; Sorbus aucuparia; Vaccinium myrtillus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Gómez de Aizpúrua, Lepiforum, Patočka, Pyrgus.

parasitoids, predators

Eulophus larvarum.

references

Ebert (ed., 2001a), Gómez de Aizpúrua (1989a) , Lepiforum (2021). Patočka (1995a), Post (2008a), pyrgus.de (2022).

Last modified 28.vi.2022