Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pammene aurana

Pammene aurana (Fabricius, 1775)

orange-spot piercer

on Heracleum

parasite

The larva bores in the fruits, that are bound together with spinning.

host plants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Heracleum sphondylium.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as larva.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Swatschek.

synonyms

Cydia, Grapholitha, Laspeyresia, aurana.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1973a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015a), Lepiforum (2019), Schütze (1931a), Shepard (0000a), Swatschek (1958a).

Last modified 7.viii.2020