Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Orthosia populeti

Orthosia populeti (Fabricius, 1775)

lead-coloured drab

on Populus

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Populus alba, x canadensis, nigra, tremula.

? Also Prunus serotina (Meijer ao).

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Dolinskaya, Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

references

Dolinskaya (2010a), Ebert (ed., 1998a), Lepiforum (2021), Meijer, Smit, Beukeboom & Schilthuizen (2012a), Peslier (2002a), Pyrgus (2021).

Last modified 19.xii.2021