Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Epinotia abbreviana

Epinotia abbreviana (Fabricius, 1794)

brown elm bell

on Ulmus

parasite

Larvae at the buds and among the spun leaves.

host plants

Ulmaceae, monophagous

Ulmus minor.

Rarely found also on Acer campestre (Sapindaceae).

phenology

Univoltine.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

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

synonyms

Einotia, Steganoptycha, trimaculana (Donovan, 1806).

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Disqué (1905a), Gros (2016a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a).

Last modified 20.i.2020