Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Sciota rhenella

Sciota rhenella (Zincken, 1818)

new poplar knot-horn

on Populus

parasite

Larvae between sandwiched leaves.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Populus alba, x canadensis, nigra, tremula.

phenology

Multivoltine; hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Huertas-Dionisio ao, Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Nephopteryx rhenella; Sciota rhenella laetifica (Ragonot, 1893).

references

Baldizzone & Scalercio (2018a), Huertas-Dionisio, Gastón, Ylla & Macià (2017a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a).

Last modified 20.ii.2020