Epinotia crenana (Hübner, 1799)

highland bell

on Salix

parasite

Larvae among spun leaves.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Salix aurita, caprea, cinerea.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as imago.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

Lichaam vuil grijswit tot bleekgroen; kop en prothoracale plaat okergeel; anale plaat grijsbruin; pinacula gekleurd zoals het lichaam (Swatschek).

larva

Body dull greyish brown till pale green; head and prothoracic plate ochraceous; anal plate greyish brown; pinacula concolorous with body (Swatschek).

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Epiblema crenana.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a), Thomann (1956a).

mod 17.ii.2020