Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Archips xylosteana

Archips xylosteana (Linnaeus, 1758)

variegated golden, brown oak, tortrix

on deciduous trees and shrubs

parasite

Larvae among spun leaves

host plants

Abies; Acer campestre; Aesculus hippocastanum; Ailanthus; Alnus; Betula; Carpinus betulus; Castanea;Celtis australis; Cercis siliquastrum; Citrus; Cornus; Corylus avellana, colurna; Crataegus; Fagus; Frangula alnus; Fraxinus angustifolia, excelsior; Hypericum; Juglans regia; Laburnum anagyroides; Lonicera periclymenum; Malus; Mespilus germanica; Myrica; Pistacia; Populus tremukla; Prunus cerasus, domestica, serotina; Pyrus communis; Quercus ilex, petraea & subsp. iberica, pubescens, pyrenaica, robur, suber; Rhododendron; Rosa canina; Rubus fruticosus; Salix caprea; Sorbus aucuparia; Tilia tomentosa; Ulmus minor.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as egg?

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

larva

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Kemal & Koçak, Swatschek, Toimil.

pupa

See Patočka & Turčáni.

synonyms

Cacoecia xylosteana; Archips xylosteanus.

parasitoids, predators

Colpoclypeus florus; Sympiesis xanthostoma.

references

Baldizzone & Scalercio (2018a), Bouček (1959a), Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1973a), Cebeci & Acer (2007a), Disqué (1905a), Hancock & Bland (2015a), Kemal & Koçak (2016b), Lepiforum (2019), Mannai, Ezzine, Hausmann & Ben Jamâa (2018a), Meijer, Smit, Beukeboom & Schilthuizen (2012a), Meijerman & Ulenberg (2000a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Schütze (1931a), Swatschek (1958a), Szabóky & Csóka (2010a), Toimil (1987a), Trematerra & Colacci (2014a), Žikić, Ritt, Colacci, ao (2019a).

Last modified 1.vi.2022