Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Euproctis similis

Euproctis similis (Fuessly, 1775)

yellow-tail

on broadleaved trees

parasite

Larvae communally, freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Acer pseudoplatanus; Carpinus betulus; Cornus sanguinea; Corylus avellana; Crataegus; Euonymus europaeus; Fagus sylvatica; Frangula alnus; Fraxinus excelsior; Malus domestica; Populus; Prunus padus, serotina, spinosa; Quercus petraea, robur, rubra, suber; Rhamnus cathartica; Rosa; Salix caprea, cinerea; Tilia cordata; Ulmus; Vaccinium myrtillus, uliginosun.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

synonyms

Porthesia, Sphrageidus, similis.

references

Ebert (ed., 1994a), Heuser & Jöst (1948a), Lepiforum (2021), Meijer, Smit, Beukeboom & Schilthuizen (2012a), Nowakowska & Halarewicz (2006a), Nunes (2021a), Pabis (2007a), Wirooks & Theissen (1999a), Žikić, Ritt, Colacci, ao (2019a).

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