Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Eucosmomorpha albersana

Eucosmomorpha albersana (Hübner, 1813)

honeysuckle bell

on Lonicera, Symphoricarpos

parasite

Larvae among spun leaves.

host plants

Caprifoliaceae, oligophagous

Lonicera caprifolium, periclymenum, xylosteum; Symphoricarpos albus.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as mature larva in a cocoon, still among the leaves or in the litter,

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Body yellowish white; head light brown; prothoracic plate ochraceous, with a dark spot (Swatschek).

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Enarmonia, Grapholitha, albersana.

references

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

Last modified 17.xi.2020