Epinotia rubiginosana (Herrich-Schäffer, 1851)

pine bell

on Pinus

parasite

Larvae between spun needles. Pupation in the soil.

host plants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Pinus pinea, sylvestris.

References to Picea abies need further confirmation.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva

See Hancock & Bland, Swatschek.

synonyms

Steganoptycha rubiginosana.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a) , Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Mazurkiewicz, Tumialis & Pezowicz (2013a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a).

mod 7.ii.2020