Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phiaris metallicana

Phiaris metallicana (Hübner, 1799)

highland marble

on Vaccinium

parasite

Larvae among spun leaves,

host plants

Ericaceae, monophagous

Vaccinium myrtillus, vitis-idaea.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

egg, larva, pupa

Pictures on Lepiforum; see Beavan ao.

synonyms

Olethreutes metallicana.

references

Beavan, Heckford & Young (2017a), Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1979a), Hancock & Bland (2015b), Lepiforum (2020), Schütze (1931a), Tannert & Bolz (2013a), Thomann (1956a), Wegner (2015a).

Last modified 27.xi.2020