Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acronicta psi

Acronicta psi (Linnaeus, 1758)

grey dagger

on broadleaved trees

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Alnus glutinosa; Amelanchier ovalis; Betula pendula; Carpinus betulus; Chaenomeles japonica; Corylus avellana; Crataegus monogyna; Fagus sylvatica; Populus; Prunus cerasifera, avium, domestica & subsp. insititia, spinosa, Pyrus bourgaeana, communis; Quercus; Rhus typhina; Rosa canina; Salix caprea, cinerea, viminalis; Sorbus torminalis; Tilia cordata; Ulmus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

synonyms

Acronycta psi.

parasitoids, predators

Eulophus larvarum.

references

Bouček (1959a), Dapporto (1998a), Ebert (ed., 1997b), Kravchenko, Orlova, Fibiger, ao (2006b), Lepiforum (2021), Marabuto (2018a) .

Last modified 1.vi.2022