Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Drymonia melagona

Drymonia melagona (Borkhausen, 1790)

indistinct marbled brown

on Fagus

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Fagus sylvatica.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

synonyms

Ochrostigma melagona; Drymonia obliterata (Esper, 1785).

references

Ebert (ed., 1994a), Lepiforum (2021), Prick & Smeets (2009b), Schintlmeister (1987a).

Last modified 29.vi.2021