Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Udea alpinalis

Udea alpinalis (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1776)

polyphagous on large herbs

parasite

Larvae between spun leaves; Thomann found them also boring in the peduncle.

host plants

Chaerophyllum aureum; Gentiana asclepiadea; Ranunculus aconitifolius; Rhaponticum scariosum; Senecio nemorensis, ovatus; Veratrum album.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka, Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Pyrausta alpinalis.

references

Lepiforum (2020), Patočka (2001c), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Thomann (1956a).

Last modified 15.ii.2020