Grapholita lathyrana (Hübner, 1822)

greenweed piercer

on Fabaceae

parasite

The larvae live in spun stem tips.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Cytisus scoparius;Genista sagittalis, tinctoria; Spartium junceum; Ulex europaeus.

phenology

Univoltine; the liarve hibernates in a cocoon among the litter.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Body yellowish white; head yellowish brown, sides darker; prothoracic and anal plates concolorous with body; see Swatschek

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Cydia, Grapholitha, Laspeyresia, lathyrana; Grapholita scopariana Herrich-Schäffer, 1851.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a).

mod 27.xi.2019