Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tiliacea citrago

Tiliacea citrago (Linnaeus, 1758)

orange sallow

on Tilia

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves; the young larva for a while lives a a borer in a young shoot, recognisable by the extruded frass.

host plants

Malvaceae, monophagous

Tilia cordata, x europaea, platyphyllos.

phenology

Larvae in early spring,

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

synonyms

Xanthia citrago.

references

Dapporto (1998a), Ebert (ed., 1997b), Lepiforum (2021), Stojanović, Ćurčić, Orlović & Galić (2011a).

Last modified 14.viii.2021