Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Apamea sordens

Apamea sordens (Hufnagel, 1766)

rustic shoulder-knot

on cereals, grssses

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Avena sativa; Brachypodium sylvaticum; Calamagrostis epigeiosl Dactylis glomerata; Elytrigia repens; Hordeum; Leymus arenarius; Phalaroides arundinacea; Phleum pratense; Phragmites australis; Schedonorus pratensis; Secale cereale; Triticum aestivum; Zea mays.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

Corley, Marabuto & Pires (2007a), Ebert (ed., 1997b), Lepiforum (2021), Pyrgus (2021).

Last modified 27.viii.2021