Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acronicta alni

Acronicta alni (Linnaeus, 1767)

alder moth

on broadleaved trees

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves; prior to pupation the larva penetrates into a piece of rotten wood.

host plants

polyphagous

Acer pseudoplatanus; Alnus; Betula pendula; Carpinus; Corylus avellana; Crataegus monogyna; Fagus sylvatica; Populus tremula; Prunus domestica, padus, spinosa; Quercus; Ribes; Rosa; Salix caprea; Sorbaria sorbifolia; Tilia.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Corley (2005a), Dapporto (1998a), Ebert (ed., 1997b), Lepiforum (2021), Stojanović, Ćurčić, Orlović & Galić (2011a).

Last modified 18.vii.2021