Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Spoladea recurvalis

Spoladea recurvalis (Fabricius, 1775)

hawaiian beet webworm, spinach moth, maize moth

mainly on Amaranthaceae

parasite

Larvae among spun leaves.

host plants

polyphagous

Amaranthus caudatus, hybridus, retroflexus; Atriplex; Beta; Chenopodium; Glycine max; Gossypium; Plocama pendula; Spinacia oleracea; Tamarix canariensis; Zea mays.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva

Pictures on Lepiforum.

synonyms

Hymenia, Spilomena, recurvalis.

references

Huertas Dionisio (2007a), Huisman, Koster, van Nieukerken & Ellis (2009a), Lepiforum (2020), Murria Beltrán (2008a), Ylla, Macià & Huertas Dionisio (2008a).

Last modified 3.iii.2020