Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Conistra rubiginosa

Conistra rubiginosa (Scopoli, 1763)

black-spotted chestnut

on broadleaved trees

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Acer campestre; Calluna vulgaris; Crataegus; Cytisus scoparius; Malus domestica; Prunus domestica & subsp. insititia, padus, spinosa; Quercus; Rhamnus; Rosa; Salix; Syringa vulgaris; Ulmus.

But also Plantago; Veronica.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Adolph, Kortstock, Niehoff & Schweitzer (2019a), Ebert (ed., 1997b), Lepiforum (2021), Poltavsky, Matov & Silkin (2007a).

Last modified 4.iii.2023