Agrotera nemoralis (Scopoli,1763)

beautiful pearl

on Carpinus

parasite

Larvae in spun leaves. Pupa in a cocoon at the leaf margin.

host plants

Betulaceae, monophagous

Carpinus betulus.

phenology

Bivoltine; hibernation as mature larva or pupa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Pictures on Lepiforum.

pupa

See Patočka, Patočka & Turčáni.

references

Huisman, Koster, Muus & van Nieukerken (2013a), Lepiforum (2019), Patočka (2001c), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a).

mod 23.xii.2019