Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Anania crocealis

Anania crocealis (Hübner, 1796)

ochreous pearl

on Bupohthalmum, Inula, Pulicaria

parasite

Larvae in spun lower leaves.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Buphthalmum salicifolium; Inula conyzae; Pulicaria dysenterica.

References to Teucrium are unlikely.

phenology

Bivoltine; hibernation as young larva.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka, Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Ebulea crocealis.

references

Lepiforum (2020), Patočka (2001c), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Uffeln (1930a), Ylla, Macià & Huertas Dionisio (2008a), Žemlička (2011a).

Last modified 3.iii.2020