Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Leucoma salicis

Leucoma salicis (Linnaeus, 1758)

white satin moth

on Populus, Salix

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Salicaceae, oligophagous

Populus balsamifera, x canadensis, nigra, tremula; Salix babylonica, caprea, viminalis.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

parasitoids, predators

Dibrachys fuscicornis; Platyplectrus pannonica.

references

Ebert (ed., 1994a)m Heuser & Jöst (1948a), Jakšić (2018a), Lepiforum (2021), Mitroiu, Andriescu, Fusu & Dascălu (2007a), Ziemnicka (2008a), Žikić, Ritt, Colacci, ao (2019a).

Last modified 8.vii.2022