Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Gibberifera simplana

Gibberifera simplana (Fischer von Röslerstamm, 1836)

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on Populus

parasite

Larvae under a web on a leaf, or in leaves folded with spinning. Here also the pupation.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Populus tremula.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as pupa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Swatschek.

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Steganoptycha simplana.

references

Arbeitsgemeinschaft Microlepidoptera Bayern (2011a), Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Lepiforum (2019), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a).

Last modified 29.xii.2019