Epinotia caprana (Fabricius, 1798)

large sallow bell

on Myrica, Salix

parasite

Larvae among spun leaves.

host plants

Myricaceae, Salicaceae, restricted polyphagous

Myrica gale; Salix aurita, caprea, cinerea, repens subsp. rosmarinifolia, vinimalis.

phenology

Univoltine.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

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

synonyms

Epinotia semifuscana (Stephens, 1834).

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a), Wegner (2010a).

mod 19.i.2020