Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Grapholita funebrana

Grapholita funebrana Treitschke, 1835

plum fruit moth

on Prunus

parasite

The larva tunnels in the pericarp, starting at an entrance hole neat the peduncle.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Prunus avium, cerasus, domestica & subsp. insititia, dulcis, japonica, persica, spinosa.

phenology

One to several generations, depending on the climate; hibernation as larva.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Swatschek.

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Cydia, Grapholitha, Laspeyresia, funebrana.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Corley, Marabuto, Maravalhas ao (2009a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015a), Lepiforum (2019), Meijerman & Ulenberg (2000a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a).

Last modified 27.xi.2019