Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Grapholita orobana

Grapholita orobana Treitschke, 1830

crescent piercer

on Lathyrus, Pisum, Vicia

parasite

Larvae in the pods.

host plants

Fabaceae, oligophagous

Lathyrus linifolius, niger, palustris; pratensis; Pisum sativum; Vicia cracca, sativa, sylvatica.

phenology

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

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Body orabge coloured; head, prothoracic and anal plates and pinacula dark brown; see Swatschek.

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Cydia, Grapholitha, Laspeyresia, orobana.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), van Nieukerken, Gielis, Huisman ao (1993a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a.

Last modified 27.xi.2019