Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ancylis apicella

Ancylis apicella (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

hook-tipped roller

on Frangula, Rhamnus

parasite

Larvae in folded or spun leaves.

host plants

Rhamnaceae, oligophagous

Frangula alnus; Rhamnus cathartica, pumila.

phenology

Bivoltine; hibernation as fully fed larva.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

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

synonyms

Ancylis siculana (Hübner, 1799).

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Corley (2005a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Huisman & Koster (1999a, 2000a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931), Swatschek (1958a).

Last modified 27.ii.2020