Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Apotomis turbidana

Apotomis turbidana Hübner, 1825

white-shouldered marble

on Betula

parasite

Larvae among spun leaves.

host plants

Betulaceae, > monophagous

Betula pendula.

References to Populus; Quercus; Salix need further confirmation.

phenology

Inivoltine,

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Olethreutes corticana (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775).

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Dantart (2010b), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Huisman & Koster (2000a), Lepiforum (2020), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a).

Last modified 15.iii.2020