Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Anania coronata

Anania coronata (Hufnagel, 1767)

elder pearl, spotted magpie

on Sambucus, etc.

parasite

Larvae under a web at the underside of a leaf.

host plants

Adoxaceae, monophagous

Sambucus ebulus, nigra, racemosa.

Frequently also associated with Calystegia sepium; Convolvulus arvensis; Fraxinus; Ligustrum vulgare; Syringa vulgaris; Viburnum.

phenology

Bivoltine. Hibernation as mature larva.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka, Patočka & Turčáni

synonyms

Phlyctaenia coronata; Pyrausta sambucalis (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775).

references

Adolph, Kortstock, Niehoff & Schweitzer (2019a), Fiumi (2018a), Koren, Vukotić & Črne (2015a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka (2001c), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Schultz (1952a).

Last modified 11.vi.2021