Philedonides lunana (Thunberg, 1784)

heath tortrix

polyphagous

parasite

Larvae among spun young leaves.

host plants

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi; Argentina anserina; Artemisia vulgaris; Calluna vulgaris; Centaurea nigra, scabiosa; Cirsium; Daucus carota; Erica; Fraxinus excelsior; Genista anglica; Larix; Mentha; Myrica gale; Ononis fruticosa;Peucedanum palustre;Picea sitchensis; Pinus contorta; Salix caprea; Silene uniflora; Smyrnium olusatrum; Trifolium pratense; Vaccinium

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as pupa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Pictures in Lepiforum; see also Swatschek.

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Amphisa, Philedone, prodromana (Hübner, 1816).

synonyms

references

Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1973a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015a), Lepiforum (2019). Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Swatschek (1958a), Wegner (2010a).

mod 11.xi.2019