Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ancylis myrtillana

Ancylis myrtillana (Treitschke, 1830)

bilberry roller

on Vaccinium

parasite

Larvae among spun leaves.

host plants

Ericaceae, monophagous

Vaccinium myrtillus, uliginosum.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as larva.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

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

references

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

Last modified 27.ii.2020