Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Agrotera nemoralis

Agrotera nemoralis (Scopoli,1763)

beautiful pearl

on decciduous trees

parasite

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

host plants

polyphagous

Carpinus betulus; Castanea sativa; Corylus avellana; Quercus.

phenology

Bivoltine; hibernation as mature larva or pupa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Pictures on Lepiforum.

pupa

See Patočka, Patočka & Turčáni.

references

Fiumi (2018a), Huisman, Koster, Muus & van Nieukerken (2013a), Lepiforum (2019), Patočka (2001c), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a).

Last modified 13.iv.2021