Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acrobasis consociella

Acrobasis consociella (Hübner, 1813)

broad-barred knot-horn

on Quercus


Larvae among young leaves that are kept together with much spinning.

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus coccifera, robur, suber.


Hibernation as fully grown larvae.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Dionisio (2009b), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a).


Baldizzone & Scalercio (2018a), Ezzine, Hammami, Dhahri & Ben Jamâa (2016a), Huertas Dionisio (2009b), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Uffeln (1930a), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a), Ylla, Macià & Huertas-Dionisio (2015a).

Last modified 12.iv.2021