Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Apotomis sauciana

Apotomis sauciana (Frölich,1828)

bilberry marble

on Arctostaphylos, Vaccinium

parasite

Larvae among spun leaves.

host plants

Ericaceae, oligophagous

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi; Vaccinium myrtillus, uliginosum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka & Turčáni, Swatschek.

synonyms

Argyroploce, Olethreutes. sauciana.

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a), Thomann (1956a).

Last modified 15.iii.2020