Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Anania terrealis

Anania terrealis (Treitschke, 1829)

golden-rod pearl

on Solidago

parasite

Larva in a silken tube on the stem, feeding at the leaves.

host plants

Asteraceae, ? monophagous

Solidago virgaurea.

Occasionally Solidago canadensis.

Repeatedly mentioned from Aster, but confirmation is waiting.

phenology

Bivoltine; hibernation as larva.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Pictures on Lepiforum.

pupa

See also Patočka, Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Algedonia, Mutuuraia, terrealis.

references

Huisman & Koster (1999a), Lepiforum (2019), Patočka (2001c), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a).

Last modified 12.iv.2021