Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Clostera pigra

Clostera pigra (Hufnagel, 1766)

small chcolate-tip

on Populus, Salix

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Salicaceae, oligophagous

Populus alba, nigra, tremula; Salix alba, appendiculata aurita, caprea, cinerea subsp. oleifolia, purpurea, repens, viminalis.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

synonyms

Pygaera pigra.

parasitoids, predators

Eulophus larvarum.

references

Bouček (1959a), Dapporto (1998a), Ebert (ed., 1994a), Huertas Dionisio (2007a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2021), Mayhew, Snow & Trascau (2019a), Schintlmeister (1987a).

Last modified 31.v.2022