Epinotia maculana (Fabricius, 1775)

dark aspen bell

on Populus

parasite

Larva in a leaf rolled with silk. Pupation in a cocoon in the litter.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Populus tremula.

phenology

Univoltine.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva

Body greenish white; hed dark brown; prothoracic plate yellowish brown; anal plate concolorous with body; pinacula pale (Swatschek).

synonyms

Epinotia, Epiblema, ophthalmicana (Hübner, 1799).

references

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

mod 19.i.2020