Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Clostera curtula

Clostera curtula (Linnaeus, 1758)

chocolate-tip

on Populus, Salix

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Salicaceae, oligophagous

Populus nigra, ttemula; Salix aurita, caprea, eleagnos, x fragilis, viminalis.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

parasitoids, predators

Elachertus lateralis.

references

Askew (1968a), Corley, Rosete, Gonçalves ao (2016a), Dapporto (1998a), Ebert (ed., 1994a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2021), Middelman & Vos (2024a), Schintlmeister (1987a).

Last modified 30.iii.2024