Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pammene amygdalana

Pammene amygdalana (Duponchel, 1842)

on Quercus

parasite

The larvae develop in the galls of Andricus quercustozae, Cynips quercusfolii and other similar galls. Here also the hibernation and pupation takes place.

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Body, prothoracic and anal plates and pinacula whitish; head light brown (Swatschek).

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

references

Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a), Todorov, Stojanova, Zlatkov ao (2019a), Wimmer (1997a).

Last modified 29.ii.2020