Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Hodebertia testalis

Hodebertia testalis (Fabricius, 1794)

on Cynanchum

parasite

Larvae among spun young leaves

host plants

Apocynaceae, monophagous

Asclepias curassavica, syriaca; Calotropis procera; Caralluma europaea; Cynanchum acutum.

Outside of Europa also on other genera, mainly of the same family.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum.

synonyms

Palpita testalis.

references

Hayden & Minno (2016a), Kravchenko, Poltavsky, Segerer, ao (2020a), Lepiforum (2020), Lévai, Kelemen & Majláth (2015a), Nel (2002a), Scalercio, Ienco & Greco (2019a), Ylla, Macià & Huertas Dionisio (2008a).

Last modified 12.vi.2021