Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cydia succedana

Cydia succedana (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

gorse pod moth

on Ulex.etc.

parasite

The larvae develop in the pods.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Cytisus scoparius;Genista anglica, sagittalis, radiata, tinctoria; Lembotropis nigricans; Lotus corniculatus; Ulex europaeus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

synonyms

Grapholitha, Laspeyresia, succedana.

larva

Body whitish; head light brown, laterally with dark spots; prothoracic and anal plates brownish with dark punctuations; pinacula weak, light brown (Swatschek).

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Huisman, Koster, Muus & van Nieukerken (2013a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a), Thomann (1956a), Wegner (2010a).

Last modified 17.ii.2020