Friedlanderia cicatricella (Hübner, 1824)

club-rush veneer

on Schoenoplectus

parasite

The larva bores on the stem, causing it to colour conspicuously yellow. Pupation in the stem; in preparation an oval exit opening is made a few cm above place of the pupa.

host plants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

Schoenoplectus lacustris.

phenology

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Acigona cicatricella.

references

Huisman & Koster (1999a), Petersen, Friese & Rinnhofer (1973a), Schütze (1931a).

mod 10.i.2020