Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pammene luedersiana

Pammene luedersiana (Sorhagen, 1885)

inverness piercer

on Myrica, Vaccinium

parasite

Larvae among spun leaves.

host plants

Ericaceae, Myricaceae, restricted polyphagous

Myrica gale; Vaccinium uliginosum.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as pupa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva

Pictures on Lepiforum.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1973a), Hancock & Bland (2015a), Lepiforum (2020), Spitzer, Jaroš & Bezděk (2003a), Wegner (2010a, 2015a).

Last modified 31.i.2020