Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ptilodon capucina

Ptilodon capucina (Linnaeus, 1758)

coxcomb prominent

on broadleaved trees

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Alnus glutinosa, incana; Betula pendula; Corylus avellana; Fagus sylvatica; Populus nigra, tremula; Quercus petraea; Salix alba, caprea, purpurea; Sorbus aucuparia; Tilia cordata.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

synonyms

Lophopteryx camelina (Linnaeus,1758).

parasitoids, predators

Eulophus larvarum, ramicornis.

references

Bouček (1959a), Ebert (ed., 1994a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2021), Schintlmeister (1987a), Wirooks & Theissen (1999a).

Last modified 18.vi.2022