Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Idaea sylvestraria

Idaea sylvestraria (Hübner, 1799)

dotted border wave

on Calluna, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Artemisia campestris; Calluna vulgaris; Chenopodium; Genista tinctoria; Thymus serpyllum; Vaccinium myrtillus, oxycoccos.

Mainly on Calluna.

phenology

Bivoltine; hibernation as larva.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

ei, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Ebert (ed., 2001a), Guerrero, Rubio, Garre & Ortiz (2017a), Lebrun (2007a), Lepiforum (2021).

Last modified 9.v.2021