Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Acrobasis tumidana

Acrobasis tumidana (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

scarce oak knot-horn

on Quercus

parasite

Larvae ina silken tube over the leaves.

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus pubescens.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as half-grown larva.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Conobathra tumidana.

references

Kasy (1987a), Schütze (1931a), Vávra (2016a), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a).

Last modified 12.iv.2021