Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pammene herrichiana

Pammene herrichiana (Heinemann, 1854)

beech-mast piercer

on Fagus

parasite

The larvae bore in the cupula (the “mast”).

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Fagus sylvatica.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

P. nimbana sensu Hancock & Bland.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015b)m Wegner (2015a).

Last modified 30.iv.2020