Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cosmia trapezina

Cosmia trapezina (Linnaeus, 1758)

dun-bar

on broadleaved trees

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Acer campestre, pseduplatanus; Betula pendula; Carpinus betulus; Cornus sanguinea; Corylus avellana; Crataegus rhipidophylla; Fagus sylvatica; Fraxinus excelsior; Malus domestica; Populus tremula; Prunus padus, serotina, spinosa; Pyrus communis; Quercus petraea, robur, rubra; Ribes uva-crispa; Rosa; Rubus fruticosus, idaeus; Salix alba, caprea; Sambucus nigra; Scrophularia nodosa; Sorbus torminalis; Tilia platyphyllos; Ulmus minor; Vaccinium myrtillus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Dolinskaya, Lepiforum, Patočka.

synonyms

Calymnia trapezina.

parasitoids, predators

Eulophus larvarum.

notes

Larvae facultatively carnivorous

references

Bouček (1959a), Dapporto (1998a), Dolinskaya (2011a), Ebert (ed., 1997b), Füldner & Damm (2002a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2021), Prunus serotina, Patočka (1980a), Stojanović, Ćurčić, Orlović & Galić (2011a), Wirooks & Theissen (1999a).

Last modified 1.vi.2022