Doloploca punctulana (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

on Ligustrum

parasite

Larvae among spun young leaves

host plants

Oleaceae, monophagous

Ligustrum vulgare.

The reference by Schütze and Swatschek to Berberis, Lonicera seems unconfirmed.

phenology

Univoltine.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Body ventrally light green, dorsally olive green with a pair of light green subdorsal length lines; head light brown, small black markings;ptothoracic plate greenush, black markings; pinacula not recognisable; see Swatschek

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

references

Disqué (1905a), Lepiforum (2019), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a).

mod 9.xi.2019